Life Abroad

Thank You Thursday: Rekha from India

Today’s “Thank You Thursday” is submitted by Rekha from India. She is studying in Washington State with the Webb family on a Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program scholarship sponsored by the US Department of State.


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(Rekha at a harbor in Washington)

“[My host family are] the most awesome people I have ever seen in my life . Same as my own family never let me feel like I’m alone and new to this country and the most important part encourages me to do every positive stuff that i can.”

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(Rekha with her host family)

“I am very happy and having a great year and i think that this will be the most wonderful year in my whole life and this is because of you and my supporters who have supported me and I LOVE YOU ..ASPECT FOUNDATION for this amazing opportunity ..Thank you so much… For everything ..:)”

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(Rekha and other Aspect students exploring Seattle)

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