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A bike for Mercedes, a former foster youth and college student

Posted Feb 14, 2019
Not only is Mercedes a college student, but she is also a mom of two. She works incredibly hard taking care of her children while also putting herself through college. Mercedes would love a bike to help her get across her incredibly large campus.

Mercedes is 27 years old and lives in Riverside, CA

Mercedes is an emancipated foster youth with a passion for giving back to her community. She successfully completed her studies at a two year college first before transferring to her current four-year university. She is a great role model for her two children her son who is 7 and her daughter who is 5. Mercedes doesn’t plan to stop her studies with her bachelor’s degree; she plans to enroll in a master’s program at UCLA.

The Wish Story

UC Riverside Guardian Scholars requests this wish for Mercedes.

One Simple Wish posts the wish to the website.

Giant Bicycles grants the wish for Mercedes! Thanks Giant Bicycles.

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the UC Riverside Guardian Scholars for Mercedes.

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