Sasha Fuentes-Merino was born in Los Angeles, California and raised in East Hollywood where she found her passion within the community. She has worked with children since she was 14 years old and has furthered her passion by receiving a bachelor’s degree in sociology at California State University, Northridge.
Working and volunteering at multiple nonprofit locations all around the Los Angeles area, she has built close connections and trust with many young people and families. Sasha strongly supports future generations and believes that they can achieve anything to put their minds to. In her role as a Friend, Sasha is eager and ready to meet the youth and families and work towards a successful future with them.