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Help Abraham get a plane ticket to Washington D.C.
$350 raised
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Ended Nov 18, 2014
We started a campign to raise funds for this trip and at the last minute the donor for the airplane did not come throught.  Please donate your airline points, frequent flyer miles or any donation that you can make.  Thank you in advance. You can ... More ...

We started a campign to raise funds for this trip.  To date we have raised $2500 for conference registration & hotel accomodations.  One September 25, we spoke to and thought we secrued the donor for the airplane ticket, sent the desired itenerary and believed it all to be confirmed.  Now at the last minute the donor for the airplane did not come throught.  Please help and donate your airline points, frequent flyer miles or any donation that you can make.  Below you can read the original campaign information. Thank you in advance for making this trip a reality.

You can help Abraham Rivera attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders, an academic honors program, to be held November 14-16, 2014 in Washington D.C. He has been selected to receive the National Academy of Future Physician and Medical Scientists Award of Excellence, for outstanding grades, leadership and determination to serve humanity in the field of medicine.

You can help to provide a once in a lifetime opportunity for this hard working student. Your generous donations to this campaign will assist Abraham with conference enrollment, air fare, travel, accommodations and incidentals.

While in attendance, Abraham will have an opportunity to come face-to-face with:

  • Winners of the Nobel Prize;
  • Award winning young inventors and scientists;
  • Prominent medical school deans;
  • Leaders of medicine;
  • Medical futurists;
  • And become eligible to compete for a full medical scholarship (up to $185,000)

In addition, he will be able to view surgery, discuss and observe state-of-the-art diagnostic tools and be inspired by world changing researcher, futurists and technologists.

While in high school, Abraham has maintained an average GPA of up to 4.3, taking honors and AP classes. Since his freshman year, he has played the French horn in the concert & marching bands and been a member of the track team. This year, he went to CIF in both the 300M & 100M hurdles.

A few of the leadership activities Abraham is participating in includes: Youth Advisory Committee under Assemblyman for Jose Media, Strategic Planning committee for Moreno Valley Unified School District with Dr. Judy White - Superintendent, and Riverside County African American Achievement Initiative. Abraham has also been a member of the campus Bible Club, Young Black Achievers Honor Society, Black Student Union, serving as the Regional Recruitment & Conference Planning Officer, and just recently presented his first scientific research project with Upward Bound Math & Science at Moreno Valley College.

After graduation from Vista del Lago High School in Moreno Valley, CA, Abraham is planning to attend Harvard University to study Biochemistry in perparation for a career in medical research. While in college he plans to serve with the United States Navy ROTC program and desires to serve his country as an Officer in the United States Navy, following his mother’s footsteps who also served the Navy during Desert Strom War on the USS Jason.

Your generous donation will help this hard working student build his college admission profile and get him closer to achieving his dreams.

Help Abraham represent Vista del Lago High School, the City of Moreno Valley and the State of California.

Thank you in advance for you contribution to this well deserving cause. For further information or questions, please contact 909-246-1640

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If you can help us, we can help you. I am willing to donate 5 hours of AGWA certified proposal writing services to the first 6 organizations that will help us get this young man to D.C. - Thank you in advance for your contributions
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