Riverton teacher, Bakhita Saabino, honored by the organization, Empower the Immigrant Woman. Bakhita was selected as a 2017 trailblazer. Bakhita and five other trailblazers spoke on Saturday March 18th about their struggles and successes working and learning in the US. The full website and Bakhita's story can be found at: http://www.empowerimmigrantwoman.org/2017trailblazers/
"An empowered woman does not seek validation from others."
"Always be strong and her voice will be heard."
"An empowered woman encourages other women to fulfill their dreams."