Our Stories: Delmy, Scholar (2021)

Born in , Delmy immigrated to the U.S. in 2016 with her mother and young son for new opportunities. Since her arrival, Delmy completed her high school GED and has grown her family to include another son.

Orphaned at 16 after her mother passed from cancer, Delmy is inspired to study nursing because she wants to help others, support her community, and strives to be a positive role model for her children. She is excited to enter Montgomery College’s nursing program because it is recognized as one of the country’s top-ranking nursing associate’s degrees.