Victoria Russell, a senior at Lewiston Porter HIgh School, recently returned from Bostwana, Africa. Vickie was selected by a 28 member panel to represent the towns of Lewiston and Porter as the 2007 Community Ambassador. Community service organizations of Porter and Lewiston sponsor the Community Ambassador program as a means for global outreach and cultural education. The Community Ambassador travels to a destination over summer months and returns to share experiences with the community.
Victoria chose to go to Botswana from a number of countries. She left June 25, 2007, and returned August 1. Since then she has been preparing a presentation for interested parties.
A news article outlining her experiences.is available Anyone interested in having her present for their organizations or and interview may contact her at 716-745-1401 or firstname.lastname@example.org.