The Egalitarian

A beautiful struggle: Elisa Cardenas

HCC student Elisa Cardenas’ faith motivates her to pursue her dreams to serve those less fortunate.

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

April 14, 2016

“I came from a broken home. I really didn’t have guidance. My parents never really got along, and so me and my sister suffered in-between,” recalled Elisa Cardenas, who experienced homelessness at 17. Growing up, “I felt like I didn’t have a place in the world—an identity to actually ca...

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