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ALLOW THE COMMUNITIES TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR OWN VOICE.

“We are not doctors and the communities are not patients. We need to understand that communities are the experts, and we are just there to support them.” 

- Syed Ali Abbas Zaidi, Extremely Together Pakistan

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FAILURE IS PART OF THE JOURNEY

“From failure, you learn; from success, not so much.” 

- Meet the Robinsons, Disney

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BE FLEXIBLE WITH YOUR PLANS

“Don’t only think outside the box. Think inside the box. Think on the lines of the box. Think outside the box. By doing so, you are almost prepared for everything!” 

- Jack Lorenz Acebedo Rivera

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CREATE A SPARK

“What is a legacy? It’s planting seeds in a garden you’ll never see.”

- Hamilton

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FOSTER FRIENDSHIPS

“For no advocacy only concerns one, advocates are never alone.”

-Jack Lorenz Acebedo Rivera

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CREATE CLEAR IDEAS. YOU CAN'T SOLVE EVERY PROBLEM, FOCUS ON THE ONE THAT IS IMMEDIATE TO THE COMMUNITY

“It doesn’t have to be perfect and everything. It just has to be your best”