Buddy Spotlight

11/2022 Kelly is a nursing student at the University of Central Florida. She joined StudentsCare three years ago and has serves as UCF Chapter President. “I joined StudentsCare because I really loved the program's goals of helping children and families (and seniors!) get through really challenging times....

07/2022 Mark Li is from Grapevine, Texas. He is a rising junior at The University of Texas at Austin, majoring in Biochemistry. He joined StudentsCare in Spring 2021. He was interested in helping around the Austin community. “StudentsCare was presented to me as a fun, engaging...

06/2022 Iqra Ahmad is currently a senior at the University of Texas at Austin, studying biology. She learned about and joined StudentsCare during the COVID-19 pandemic, while looking for ways to volunteer and give back to the Austin community. She quickly realized that StudentsCare aligned with...

05/2022 Maria Santos, senior at Florida International University, has been volunteering with StudentsCare for just 6 months now. She supports the chapter through her role as attendance tracker, ensuring all volunteers show up for their visits at their scheduled times, and that visits and hours are...

03.07.2022 Analise Lewis, sophomore at University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL, began her StudentsCare journey earlier this year. She joined StudentsCare to better understand the patient care process and gain a different perspective on the hospital experience.  So far, her favorite memory with StudentsCare was getting...

02.15.2022 Alex Chen, junior Biochemistry major at University of Pennsylvania, has been volunteering with StudentsCare since the start of the 2021-2022 school year. When Alex’s previous hospital volunteer position stopped to do COVID-19, he was excited to find StudentsCare, largely because of the Senior Buddy Program...