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10/2/2023 - Justina Liu: Congratulations to Arcadia High School's Cross Cultures Chapter Club!

Congratulations to Options for Youth School's Cross Cultures Chapter Club!


We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Options for Youth School's Cross Cultures Chapter Club, a dynamic space where cultural exploration, learning, and celebration unite! Established in 2022, this club is a vibrant extension of the esteemed Cross Cultures non-profit organization. Not only does it encompass everything that Cross Cultures offers, but it also introduces thrilling in-person events and meetings. As students at Options for Youth School in California, your dedication and enthusiasm have paved the way for a world of captivating and educational cultural experiences.

Celebrating Your Success

Today, we applaud your remarkable journey. From the moment of inception, Options for Youth School's Cross Cultures Chapter Club has embodied the spirit of cultural diversity and inclusivity. Your mission to promote cultural awareness, celebrate diversity, facilitate cultural exchange, and inspire lifelong learning has transformed into a vibrant reality.

What You've Achieved

  • In-Person Events: Unlike most clubs, you've made it possible for members to connect on a personal level through a rich tapestry of in-person events. Cultural festivals, food tastings, art exhibitions, and enlightening guest speaker sessions have filled your calendar with engaging experiences.

  • Cultural Presentations: Club meetings have become an exploration of the world's cultures, showcasing captivating presentations that delve into traditions, history, and contemporary aspects across continents.

  • Culinary Adventures: Your collaboration with the Cooking Club has brought forth culinary adventures, allowing members to savor delicious dishes from diverse cultures—a delightful journey for food enthusiasts.

  • Community Outreach: Your commitment to giving back through community service projects with a cultural twist is commendable. You've demonstrated how positive impacts can be made while celebrating diversity.

The Value of Your Club

Options for Youth School's Cross Cultures Chapter Club is more than a club; it's a community. Through your unwavering dedication, you've:

  • Expanded Horizons: Members have had the privilege to immerse themselves in cultures from around the world without leaving Options for Youth School, making each participant's educational journey more enriching.

  • Built Lifelong Friendships: Your events and meetings have provided a welcoming environment for students to connect with like-minded peers, fostering friendships that will last a lifetime.

  • Enhanced Cultural Competence: In today's interconnected world, cultural competence is a valuable skill, and your club has equipped students with the knowledge and understanding to thrive in a diverse society.

  • Made a Positive Impact: By combining community outreach with cultural exchange, you've allowed students to make meaningful contributions locally and globally.

Your Future Endeavors

As you continue your journey, we encourage you to keep exploring, learning, and celebrating cultures from around the globe. Your dedication to cultural appreciation and understanding will undoubtedly continue to make a profound impact.

Once again, congratulations to Options for Youth School's Cross Cultures Chapter Club on your impressive achievements. We look forward to witnessing your continued success and contributions to your community and beyond.

Warmest congratulations,

Justina Liu (Co-President)

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