March 28, 2023
Meet the West Team from The Hatfield Futures Project!
We're so excited to have Jacklin, Louisse, and Gurnoor from Salem join us for this year's competition. Stay tuned to meet all of our teams from this year's program.
Names: Jacklin Kaur, Louisse Llanto, and Gurnoor Kaur (West Salem High School, Salem)
What do you love about where you live?
The local shops downtown, especially One Fair World. It's a shop that's on a mission to "transform lives of artisans in developing countries by providing a marketplace for their products, paying them fair wages, and increasing local awareness of the importance of fair trade.
What are you most excited about for your Hatfield Futures proposal?
We're excited to educate others with our proposal on the topic of sexual assault and consent and potentially impacting the future of Oregon.
What is one surprising fact about each of you?
- Jacklin - I'm a yellow belt in Taekwondo (who also owns a bird).
- Gurnoor - I'm bilingual (Punjabi and English) and I'm learning two more languages at the moment (Spanish and ASL).
- Louisse - I've been to 4 different countries including Italy, France, US, and the Philippines.