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“Taking part in the Changemakers program equipped me with the professional skills that later helped me become employed by the Big Brothers Big Sisters program of Orange County, a non-profit organization that serves the need of low-income and single parent families in my community.”
Bryan Sierra, Class of 2013
"Through personal coaching and group events, the program helped me graduate feeling more prepared to enter the workforce with the confidence that I can make a change in the world while earning a decent salary."
Stephanie Cohen, Class of 2013
"In this program, I learned not to be a passive person who waits for opportunities but an active job-seeker who creates opportunities for myself…Because of this experience, I became an intern at Edelman Global Public Relations once I came back to China."
Ayan Qu, Exchange Student, Beijing
"This program introduced me to many types of people and companies that were in my scope of interest and I was able to do informational interviews. [It] helped me get an internship, which is now my full-time job. It was valuable for me not only because I was able to get a job, but I was able to find my passion and I truly love going to work everyday!"
Michelle Nunn, Class of 2012
“The Soka Changemakers program...taught me the methodology behind meeting the right people. By applying the tools and techniques..., I was able to find and join the perfect firm to develop my career in management consulting.”
Eddie Ng, Class of 2013