I am open to all kinds of people, and am willing to take in ideas.
Sinjin Davis, Santa Cruz, Open Spirit
I work with low-income students in Watsonville public schools. I’m an art teacher and every day I work hard to bring up their self-esteem.
Deirdre Barrett, Santa Cruz, Teacher
Listen to others and be mindful.
Charlie Becker, Santa Cruz, Sales
Sometimes when someone is feeling down, they just need someone to talk to. And it’s my responsibility as a friend or family member to listen.
Gus Cebellos, Santa Cruz, Nonprofit Director
Instead of telling them what they’re doing wrong, I tell them what they’re doing right.
Katie Sieckman, Santa Cruz, Restaurant Manager