Vanessa Canizalez

Vanessa Canizalez

Key info

  • Age: 34
  • Nationality: Venezuelan
  • Hometown: Miami
  • Project participation: Malawi


Vanessa joins Beth from Pride GameChanger partner Czarnikow. Vanessa moved to the US in 2010 to be an au pair as she enjoyed working with children. When the program ended Vanessa decided to stay in the US to pursue her career and life goals. She studied communication and marketing in Venezuela and recently completed an online MBA at Complutense University of Madrid. Vanessa’s favourite activities are yoga, running, traveling and going to the beach.

Proud Achievement

After many years of trying, she accomplished her first half marathon in January.

Vanessa’s Goal

“It’s the little things that, when combined, make the biggest impact. My goal is to give to these children the best of myself, to contribute to inspiring them. My takeaway? An amazing experience, great memories and new friends.”

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