Holly Waggoner

Holly Waggoner 2016 Scholar, Mercer Island High Schoo

"I am driven to explore opportunities to further girls’ education and to create a world where this is not a privilege, but a right."

Update: Sophomore, Santa Clara University, business school; summer 2017: interned for MiResource, a startup that helps fight mental illness.

High School Activities and Volunteer Work:

  • Volunteer, PETRI (Philanthropy, Education, Teaching, Research and Involvement), which provides secondary school scholarships to girls in Taita Taveta County in Kenya
  • SafeRides officer, Mercer Island (provides designated drivers)
  • Head of Sponsorship, Relay for Life Committee MIHS (raises funds for cancer research and awareness)
  • Member, Senior Service Club, MIHS (organizes volunteers at school-related events)

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