Community Spotlight: Lianza Y.

March 22, 2021

The AmeriCorp VISTA is a prestigious federal program designed to alleviate poverty in the US and has a long standing partnership with FIRST to build capacity in communities to expand FIRST programming. NYC FIRST is pleased to welcome Lianza Y. as our VISTA corp member for the upcoming year - and we'd love for you to get to know her:

Why did want to serve as a VISTA?

Why is STEM education important to you?

What is the best advice you've received?

What advice/words of wisdom do you have for current FIRST participants (high school students)?

Two pieces of advice I would say to current FIRST participants: