Mariem Dia graduated in May from Murphy Creek P-8 middle school. She will be starting high school in Fall 2020 as a freshman. She is a member of the African Leadership Group (ALG) Youth Empowerment Program, and a volunteer working with the ALG team.
ALG is an established Colorado nonprofit of 15 years created to serve the entire African immigrant community to help improve their quality of life. We do it through social, education and economic programs such as youth empowerment and public speaking classes reaching thousands of individuals. Every year during the month of August, we celebrate loudly and proudly the impact African immigrants have in the state of Colorado.