Raphael Carvalho joins The HOPE Podcast to share his story. Emigrating from Brazil in High School, Rapha has spent the past decade navigating an uncertain and never-ending situation. The HOPE Podcast, Episode 12 Condensed Video: Subscribe to The HOPE Podcast on Apple or Spotify to listen to his full story! (Available next week) Follow us…

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Life is tough right now. To plainly put it, our world is messed up on several accounts. There is confusion and tension in the air, alongside change and hope.

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By Katy Egan Introducing Katy Egan Hi! Katherine Egan here, but you can just call me Katy. I’m originally from Saint Louis, Missouri, but spent my formative years growing up in the northeast suburbs of Chicago. I love to stay active; going for walks, playing tennis, even a little horseback riding here and there. I…

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By Sadie Mae Cassidy My name is Sadie. I am 26 years old, and I am a singer, film composer and writer living in New York City. On the outside, I seem like an artistic young woman with a beautiful life, forging my path and figuring things out to the tune of adventure. And this…

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By Michelle Scruggs Hi, all!  My name is Michelle Scruggs, and it is my pleasure to be a part of the NYC Nature, HOPE community.  I am 27 years old and reside just near Charlotte, North Carolina.  I am a recent graduate from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a full-time psychiatric technician. …

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Read Carley’s first blog for NYC Nature here! “Feeling Stuck Sucks” By Carley Wright. NYC Nature, HOPE is a community with the mission of spreading HOPE through authentic content. Follow us on Instagram @nycnaturehope.

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Listen to a different perspective on race in America from a Naval Academy graduate.•Ramesh Nagarajah shares his experiences growing up in an integration program, METCO, in Boston. He was inspired by the ambition of the people surrounding him and went on to play college football at the prestigious Naval Academy. At Navy, he made friends…

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