Jonah Estabrook

Jonah Estabrook, Returning Field Team Member

Where are you from?
I’m from Somerville, but I go to school in Cambridge.

What school do you attend?
Prospect Hill Academy Charter School

What are your hobbies and interests?
I like to run, play soccer, read about politics and spend time outdoors.

How long have you been involved with Branching Out?
This is my second year bring a Field Team Member.

Why did you choose to participate in Branching Out?
I like working outdoors and getting my hands dirty.  I also enjoy the learning aspect of Branching Out.

What are your career or educational goals?
I want to go to college, learn about America and the world, and then go on to make a difference in my community thereafter.

What are you looking forward to during the Branching Out program this summer?
I’m looking forward to learning a lot, working hard, and having a good time with my fellow Field Team Members.  I’m looking forward to growing as a team worker and leader.

What types of opportunities will Branching Out provide you with?
Branching Out gives me the opportunity to be civically engaged by allowing me to do public service.  Branching Out also teaches me valuable lessons and values on conservation, history and nature.  Thanks to BOP, I can be employed and educated through the same program.