IMPACT Project declares winners of “We are Home” essay contest

The contest received entries from Documented and Undocumented immigrants all across America, who face constant struggle due to the uncertainty of their citizenship status.

IMPACT Project declares winners of “We are Home” essay contest
Source - iaimpact.org

Indian American IMPACT Project declared winners and finalists of the ‘We are Home’ essay contest with Shristi Sharma, a resident of North Carolina, secured the first place winning a cash prize of $5000.

“I am incredibly grateful for Impact’s initiative to elevate the stories of documented dreamers like me”, Sharma said.  She read her winning entry in the presence of dignitaries like House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Majority Leader Chuck Schumer at the Impact Project’s Diwali Reception in Washington, D.C.