Sofia Noemi Requena
Sofia lives with her grandparents, parents and a young sister. Her father is a cleaner and her mother works caring for the grandparents and mends and alters clothing. Sofia is studying gastronomy with a dream of owning a bakery and employing other island women. Her family is very important to her and she wants to help them to move forward. She is an ambitious young women with excellent grades and we have no doubt she has a bright future ahead.
Some of the delicious dishes Sofia is creating in her studies
Universidad de Gastonomico. (January 2017)
Update October 2018:
Sofia is studying baking in her Gastronomy program and doing well as you can see from some beautiful examples of her special art.
Update August 2019:
Sofia, recently graduated and has been immediately employed at a new hotel on the island. We are all happy for her as she embarks on her new career, thanks to the degree she has attained with the help of all our donors.