Pakistan’s Priya Parkash got to stop in Washington, D.C. for orientation before continuing on to Ojai to stay with her host family, the Clarks.
Maria Saint, Ojai Valley News correspondent
Sixteen-year-old Priya Parkash of Pakistan has come to Ojai with a goal. As a youth ambassador who is staying with a host family in Ojai, Parkash hopes to make people more aware of Pakistan, and clear up misconceptions of her country.
“A lot of people believe that Pakistan is a huge terrorist country; it's not this way. That's one of the misunderstandings I want to clear,” she said.