Arianna Perez Garcia
Why did you join the MYC?
I joined the MYC because during the time I applied I was interested in applying to programs that are focused on advocacy for youth and I joined because I needed a place like MYC. MYC has taught me about community and how community can be safe, vulnerable and supportive.
What three words best describe you?
Compassionate, energy, loyal
Who inspires you?
I am inspired by the BIPOC youth leaders that are fighting for change, creating community and opportunities for all.
What is an issue/movement that is important to you?
An issue that is important to me is funding schools and education. A movement that is important to me is the Black Lives Matter movement.
If you could eat one food for the rest of your life what would it be?
Carne asada tacos!