This article originally appeared in Cleveland Jewish News on March 29th 2022

Solon native Ben Truong and other Ohio University students gathered in New York City in early March to participate in an alternative spring break service opportunity with Repair the World, a national volunteer organization focused on Jewish values.

“We accomplished so much but what I really learned was to appreciate everything that I have and to really think about how to improve my community little by little,” Truong said. “Change doesn’t have to be huge. The small moments of helping others add up to make a big difference.”

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