And So The Adventure Begins!

Pearl has been at A Kid’s Place for over 2 1/2 years with her younger brother.  We have seen her mature and grow into a young adult.  Her willingness to work hard and succeed has put herself in a better position to care for herself.  Keep reading for our “Take 5” Interview to learn more about her journey.

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
More about money management

What was the last experience that made you a stronger person?
When brother and I were taken away from our home and placed into foster care

What are your hobbies?
Painting, doing hair

What chore do you absolutely hate doing?
The Dishes

If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?
Rod-Wave, a singer from St Pete

Who inspires you?
Myself and my brother

What was the last book you read?
If I Stay

What are you passionate about?
Being successful

What’s your favorite movie?
Poetic Justice

What are you currently binge watching?
On My Block and Once Upon A Time

Who would you most like to swap places with for a day?
A 25 year old man with good personal hygiene

What’s the best meal you’ve ever had?
Baked Mac n cheese

If you could visit anywhere in the world that you’ve never been, where would you go?
Paris, France

If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

What is your dream job?
Owning my own clothing store

What is your current favorite food?
Lemon Pepper and Parmesan Hot Wings

What is your least favorite food?
I have a lot but black eyed peas is one. Never had oysters but they look gross.

What was a song that helped stay motivated this year?
Pick up by DA Baby

Which event did you most look forward to this year?
Prom and Graduation

You can bring any three of your classmates on a cross-country road trip in your family’s hatchback: who would you choose and why?
Kiesha, Robin, Destiny.  We would go to New Orleans

What extracurricular activities did you participate in at school?
Best buddies, step team, pride connection (which was my favorite)

“I will always remember…”
Going to tour colleges

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
Settled down with a family and owning a home

2 comments on “Congratulations And BRAVO to our Graduate Pearl!

  1. Julie on

    Congrats Pearl. You and your brother have overcome so much and have come further than most given those challenging circumstances. You sound like you have a great head on your shoulders and will go far in life!

  2. Vernessa Thomas John on

    Congratulations young lady! I know it seems a little scary during these times, but please know that you can accomplish anything you put your heart and soul into! I’m proud of you! Go forward and make the world a better place by being you!! Here’s to the next step in your life, may you be successful in all the goals you have set and forever blessed!


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