Help Two Penn Staters Get To Europe

Hello everyone!

My name is Jessica Candelaria and the guy in the picture there is my boyfriend, Brian Clough. We are both seniors at Penn State University. (WE ARE!) We have about 6 weeks to go before we graduate! I am studying Biobehavioral Health and have a background in Pre-Med sciences, while Brian is studying Mechanical Engineering. We are both extremely involved in our Penn State community. I have had the privilege to be President of the Board for Penn State's Chapter of Habitat for Humanity and was also involved with THON, Penn State's dance marathon to fight pediatric cancer. Brian is a brother of the fraternity, Acacia, and an active member in Penn State Habitat for Humanity and a 3D Printing interest group on campus. Brian and I have both made decisions to further our education after graduation.

It has been my dream, as well as Brian's to travel all over the world, experience different cultures together and explore our ethnic roots. We feel that it would be the experience of a lifetime to backpack throughout Europe before beginning our next academic journey. Brian and I hope to leave for Europe a few weeks after graduation, which is in early May.

As I'm sure you all know, travel expenses can definitely add up. Unfortunately, our financial situation cannot fully accommodate for the costs of the trip. Brian and I will surely be paying off our school debts for quite some time.

We are asking if you could contribute any monetary donation towards our dream trip. Any donation would be greatly appreciated! Graduation is rapidly approaching and we need your help.

Thanks for reading!
Jess & Brian

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Jessica Candelaria 
State College, PA
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