Duany Meraz, Practicum Student


dua.jpgDuany is a native of El Pital and studies at the public high school located in El Pital called Elvira Pineda Madrid. In this high school, Duany is working hard to become a computer tech as well as receive his high school diploma. He lives with his mother, brother and sister in a house in front of the El Pital soccer field. Currently, he is 17 years old and is a practicum student in the non-profit organization called Un Mundo. He is excited about working with marginalized and rural communities within the Cangrejal Valley. He feels he is a more confident person now due to the trust and encouragement he receives in Un Mundo. Duany is very social, has many friends and gets along everyone in his community.His favorite hobby is to play soccer because he loves sports but above all, soccer.