Patrice is a senior at Southern Connecticut State University majoring in Sociology and Criminology. She plans to intern either in law enforcement, public relations or at DCF. Patrice knows she would like to work in helping people to improve their lives. She has worked at the Mission Training Center for two years and is a member of their Adventure Athlete program which enables her to work out with a trainer.This keeps her healthy and strong. Her manager at Mission wrote, “Patrice is such a wonderful example of not only a young cancer survivor but of someone with resilience and determination to succeed no matter what obstacles may stand in her way.” This is Patrice’s second Susan Fund scholarship award.