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Allegra Vieux

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September 25, 2013

¡Viva Mexico!

September 25, 2013 | By | 6 Comments

Blogging world: it is a week of celebration.

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(cupcake party with my friend Emily!)

After nearly 22 years of living, 18 years of schooling, 9 years of serving in Mexico, 4 years of college, 2 years of pursuing a degree in Marketing, and a 2 month application and interview process…

 I HAVE A JOB AFTER GRADUATION!

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This all started as a dream when I was 13. I went on a missions trip with my church to Juarez to build a house and decided that was what I wanted to do with my life. After my freshman year, I did an internship called Project Nexus (read about it here: http://www.amor.org/join/field/nexus.) It was the best decision of my life. Here is me as a Nexus with a Seasonal Staff Member, Jono (who is from Australia!)

IMG_2092I loved Nexus so much that I came back as a Seasonal (just like Jono) and worked managing various house-building projects for about 3 months.

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IMG_1812I loved my time in Mexico as a Seasonal, and I wanted to go back, but I had to spend last summer doing a marketing internship… So Amor created one for me! and I still got to work in Mexico! My dad and brother and brother’s friend came to visit me this time and built a house in 3 days- Read more here! http://www.amor.org/trips/individual/mexico

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IMG_1976I decided at the end of my internship to apply for a full time position, and got it! whoop! soooo… tomorrow I’m flying to San Diego for a Sentri interview (trusted traveler) to help out with getting across the border and to visit the office and get some fundraising materials. My position is 100% support raised and I’m so excited!! (if you can’t tell)

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iHasta la pasta!

 

 

 

 

Comments

  1. Scot Kraemer

    SWEET! Amazing. Kinda jealous.

  2. So proud of you!!!!!
    much love

  3. Annie Kee

    That’s really exciting! Since my friend Rachel works for Amor, I’m pretty excited you are continuing to work with them!

  4. Katie Frizzell

    AHHHH!!! I am so excited and proud of you Allegra!

  5. Victoria Atencio

    So happy for you! Proud of you girl!

  6. Allegra Vieux

    Thank you all so much! I am so excited for this next step in my life!

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