When I was 16, like most teenagers, I was focused on my own life.  I hadn’t really thought about joining a service club or dedicating myself to helping others.  But that changed when a high school friend began talking to me about Rotary, and its local and global actions. I was captivated and wanted to learn more. 
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Article by Gabriel de Jesus Abade, former youth exchange student
Image shows Exchange students from District 6990 get-together