Claudia seeks community wherever her life path leads her, including but not exclusive to the following places:

  • Washington, DC
    • Split This Rock; Bell/CHEC Poetry Club
  • Virginia
    • George Mason University (Class of 2017); Fairfax County Public Library
  • Maryland
    • University of Maryland, College Park; Immigrant & Undocumented Student Program

Community Building

UMD Community Petitions

Community Participation

Below are some organizations where I’ve played a volunteer role:

  • Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment Program (2017-) | animator / mentor
  • Split This Rock (2018, 2020); Fall for the Book (2015) | festival volunteer
  • Booked for Review (2017) | book reviewer
  • CARECEN / Central American Resource Center (2013, 2019) | outreach, citizenship education volunteer
  • Woodrow Wilson Public Library (2012-2014) | technology tutor

Read the Fairfax Library Foundation’s interview with me in the “Where Are They Now?” series