Santoro Education Lifeskills Foundation

Alive2Thrive Student Testimonial Quotes:

“It taught me about introspection… steering my life in positive directions… how to build relationships and have better friendships… how to meet the needs of other people.“ Connor C.


“This showed me how to interact with others… what drives me. I learned what my weaknesses are, so I can strengthen them.” Madalyn M.


“I learned that I have a lot of room to grow… that I need to demonstrate patience. It gave me a boost of self-confidence.” Stephanie N.


“I learned that if I try to understand someone else before I know myself, I don’t know the best ways to connect with others.” Blaine N.


“I learned that having good character is important because others won’t want to deal with me if I demonstrate bad character.” Leila J.


“I learned how to control myself and take responsibility for my actions.” Randy N.

“I learned how to manage myself, so I’m not all over the place. ” Sienna K.


“I learned that I need to own up to my mistakes, because you don’t see people do this much, and I want to be a good example for others.” Liz M.


“I learned that if I understand what others are going through, I won’t exhibit negative emotions and can be empathetic with them.” Caroline C.


“I learned to understand others so that I can accept them and have a strong connection…
and not to judge others.” Savannah S.


“I have been able to take a step back and see things through others’ eyes, and also to think optimistically.” Ellie C.


“It has helped me understand why I do things…I’m not perfect; I know about myself and about others; I know how to overlook offenses.” Cayley P.