Yani Valdes

November 16, 2015 webteam Mentor Spotlight


South Kern

Number of Years as BHC Member


Service Site

South High School

Where were you born?


Where did you grow up?


What college did you attend?

Bakersfield College and CSU Bakersfield

What is the most important thing they don’t teach you in school?

Let your heart be your religion.

What do you enjoy most about service?

Impact one life, you change a world. Impact multiple lives, you change life.


My mother and peacemakers

Favorite Quote

“Be brave. To thy own self stay true.”

Favorite Music Artist

Porter Robinson/EDM

Favorite Team

LA Dodgers

Favorite Food

Veggie burgers and most vegetarian meals

Favorite Restaurant

My boyfriend’s kitchen

Book I am Reading

Eat. Pray. Love.

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