Charlestown H.S. Program Honored at White House
Last week, the White House honored the Chinese Immigrant Student Leadership Program at Charlestown High School for their youth video submission as a Champion of Change initiative- which seeks to recognize ordinary Americans who aim to make an impact in their communities. Their video was one of ten chosen from among 200 video entries submitted nationwide.
Chu Huang: Youth Program Associate for the Chinese Immigrant Student Leadership program -- a pilot leadership program for Chinese immigrant students at Charlestown High School that seeks to help the students develop as leaders by focusing on building the students' capacity to effect positive changes in their school. The program collaborates with the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center.
Yiming Yu: junior at Charlestown High School, peer mentor in the Chinese Immigrant Student Leadership program.