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apalmeira

United StatesGreenbrae, CA, United States

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April 3, 2010

Adriana Palmeira

About Me: 

My name is Adriana Palmeira. I am from Brazil and immigrated to the United States in 1996. I work helping Portuguese-speaking communities to gain social mobility in the U.S. In 2007, I founded a nonprofit organization called Brazilian Alliance, and since then we have developed programs in the areas of immigration, education mobility, ESL, human rights, social welfare, domestic violence and access to health to undocumented immigrants coming from nine countries. I love what I do, and I am here to find like minded women who will inspire me to reach my innermost ability to reach out and help many more people. Thanks for reading.

My Passions: 
Human Rights and Immigration Rights, Women Leadership, Sustainability Growth
My Challenges: 
To overcome my fears of not being good enough as a leader
My Vision for the Future: 
To create a space in the nonprofit world where Brazilian Alliance is respected
My Areas of Expertise: 
immigration, domestic violence, Academic development, Single Parenting,
My Languages: 
Portuguese, English

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