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Review for Young Women's Christian Assn. of El Paso Texas YWCA, El Paso, TX, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

After having lived in Juarez, one of the most violent cities in Mexico, I was fortunate enough to come to El Paso and be accepted into the Transitional Living Center. My children and I lived without the basic necessities. Here, the children are able to go to school, and experience such enriching things as going to the zoo. The children learned about how beautiful a celebration like Christmas can be. I am very grateful to the TLC because without them I would've had to work and forget about going to school. With daycare and basic living taken care of I can dream big and think about such things as a degree in business administration.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

By becoming sure of myself and not being afraid of the challenges life brings to you.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would try to bring about more paid/volunteer help to lessen the load for the staff.

Role:  Client Served & I was able to provide a safe, secure place for my children while I attend school.