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Want to Help Save Giant Pandas? – Calling All Ambassadors – by Guest Trekker Ashley Robertson

Have you ever taken a leap of faith that changed your life forever? I did, and it was the best decision I’ve ever made. My story starts back in 2010, sitting in the living room with my dad watching cute videos of giant pandas on YouTube. A website caught my eye that read www.pandahome.com. I thought it was a unique name for a website and since I had never seen it before, I decided to see what it was all about. That one click of the mouse changed my life forever.

“I’m going to China to work with pandas!” I screamed while jumping up and down.

I had stumbled upon a global contest to fly to China and work with pandas at the world’s largest home to captive pandas, and it was one week before the deadline! I nearly broke my computer as I leapt to my feet. “I’m going to China to work with pandas!” I screamed while jumping up and down. “They’re having a contest for Panda Ambassadors and I have one week to enter!”

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