Lauren Parker attends Veritas Academy in Chicago, IL. She is attending college this fall and will double major in Political Science and Spanish. Her passion is helping children in need. Lauren has run a support ministry for hosts taking in kids through Safe Families for Children. This project is a church-like foster care. She is also involved with TeenPact leadership schools, a program instructing students about government and equipping them to be servant leaders. In her free time, Lauren enjoys reading and listening to music!
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