Diyaaldeen Whitaker

Diyaalden is a third-year College Ambassador and a senior in the Philadelphia School District. In 2014, Diyaaldeen was selected to serve on the Philadelphia Foundation’s youth advisory board where he helps set funding priorities and select nonprofit organizations to receive grants. He was accepted into a number of highly-selective colleges (Babson, Univ of Virginia, Emory, etc.) and will be attending Emory University in the fall of 2016.