Today's Teen Ink pick is an article about by Amandalee about her life in Africa. Check it out.
My family has lived in Bakel, a small town in Senegal, for 16 years – all my life. We come to America every four years, but I much prefer Africa. It's my home. Every day, I feel like I am helping the people around me, and I love it. I feel like I am giving hope to the hopeless. In the big picture, I'm not making much of a difference, but for a few individuals, I am, and that's what matters to me.
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