Amber's Bio:

My name is Amber and I am from Wilkesboro, NC. I have 7 siblings, and I am the second youngest. I have several hobbies including welding, sewing, and other arts & crafts. I like spending time with my family and friends. I also like fishing and drag racing. 

Why I Joined RISE:

My mom invited me, and at first I was nervous. After the first few meetings, I loved it! The people are so welcoming. It was fun to learn different life lessons. It opens your eyes to others life styles and struggles. 

What I have Learned In The Process:


Complete RISE

Get into welding classes

To be more patient! It also helped me to form new friendships and how people come together in times of need. I enjoyed learning about poverty and budgeting too. 

Future Plans:

Make more friends & become more social

Graduate high school

Complete welding school

To become a well known automotive and welding business woman! 

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Thursday Evenings 5:30 PM - 7: 30 PM 
Boone United Methodist Church 
471 New Market Blvd | Boone, NC