After making the decision to take a gap year between college and medical school, this CHC member set out to find a program that would allow her to continue her passion for serving communities in need while gaining hands-on experience in the field of public health. Was Chicago Health Corps the right fit? Read all about this member’s year of service here.
As someone who chose to participate in a second year of AmeriCorps service, I understood the ups and downs of a year of service. I grew so much, both personally and professionally, during my first year that I knew my journey in service was not over yet.