Ana Vazquez Ramirez is a RISE AmeriCorps member serving with the Columbus Junction Community Center.
Ana was born and raised in Arandas, Jalisco Mexico but has lived in Columbus Junction for most of her life. She now resides there with her two children. Ana plans to graduate from Kirkwood Community College in the coming year.
"I love being able to help the community as much as I can. I personally know of the struggles and the barriers one has to overcome to be able to survive in a different country."