Yoslin Amaya Hernandez is the mother of two sons, ages four and six. She is an immigrant from El Salvador and a DREAMER. She is a graduate of Montgomery College and University of Maryland, College Park, where she majored in Government & Politics. Motivated to break her family’s cycle of poverty following the birth of her first son, she joined Generation Hope, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that provides mentoring and resources to help teen parents become college graduates and help their children prepare for kindergarten. Her interests lie in advocacy work pertaining immigrant rights and student-parent success.
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