Passion + Purpose = World Change by Marcy Morrison: An Interview with Drako Alva

Marcy Honnold Morrison of Careers With Wings interviews Drako Alva about his Passion + Purpose = World Change formula.

Marcy and Drako serve on the CAYS – Community Alliance for Youth Success Steering Group and as a high school senior in Oceanside/San Diego, 17 year old Drako is making a difference in his community and in other people’s lives. Drako is passionate about helping others and his purpose is to uplift the Latino community and empower young Latinos to use their voices in order to create better opportunities for themselves.

If you want to reach Drako and join him on his mission, you can reach him @ or find him on Instragram @ drakoalva.

Thank you Drako for inspiring me and making such a big difference in our community and in the world. And watch out world! Drako is also on the path to become a biomedical engineer.

He is a true inspiration to other Latinos and demonstrates that anything is possible. Watch the interview below to learn more.

About the Contributor: Marcy MORRISON is one of Your Monthly Mentors and the founder of Careers with Wings. She embodies that which she strives to evoke in others – energy, enthusiasm, passion and fun. Often referred to as bringing sunshine to every room she enters, Marcy helps others uncover and find their dream career via her books, “Finding Your Passion: The Easy Guide to Your Dream Career” and “Falling in Love with Me: A Personal Journey and A Guide to Falling in Love with You”. She is a sought out career expert nationwide with her work appearing in/on MSN CareerBuilder, San Francisco and San Diego Univision, CBS Los Angeles, ABC Washington D.C., FOX New York City, San Diego Business Journal, and on San Diego stations including KUSI, Channel 6, FOX, and Channel 10. Read More… 

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