Stories of HOPE – Margaux Lieser

Stories of HOPE – Margaux Lieser

By Krystian Palmero, HOPE Corps Fellow For most students, getting in front of a group of peers to speak can be nerve-wracking; but, for Ms. Margaux Lieser, one of our volunteers in Chicago, Illinois, she had no problem leading Banking on Our Future sessions for...
Stories of HOPE – Riddhi Vora

Stories of HOPE – Riddhi Vora

By Krystian Palmero, HOPE Corps Fellow Ms. Riddhi Vora has recently packed up her life and moved to the United States after getting married! Although her parents continue to live in India, Riddhi is living a busy life as a Junior Analyst at Bluestone Capital...
Stories of HOPE – Kelvin Bulger

Stories of HOPE – Kelvin Bulger

By Krystian Palmero, HOPE Corps Fellow Mr. Kelvin Bulger has been serving the Greater Chicago area for several years. Kelvin is the Executive Producer for The Good Time Kids, a nationally televised family-friendly television series, the President of Kelvin C. Bulger...
Stories of HOPE – Galina Chtyreva

Stories of HOPE – Galina Chtyreva

By Krystian Palmero, HOPE Corps Fellow From a young age, Ms. Galina Chtyreva has been an adventurous individual, wanting to get out and explore the world as much as she could. It was no surprise when she decided to leave Siberia right after graduating high school and...
Stories of HOPE – Marcia Beyer Casem

Stories of HOPE – Marcia Beyer Casem

By Krystian Palmero, HOPE Corps Fellow Imagine the surprise Marcia Beyer Casem felt when she walked into a classroom this past May to teach a Banking on Our Future session and a majority of the students had already known much of the information. From the beginning of...