Teresa stayed in Brooklyn from August 2010 to August 2011. She comes from Paris, where she studied Sociology and Political Science during four years at the University of Paris-Dauphine.
In Brooklyn, she served the community in the Housing Project by reaching out to struggling families and lonely people. She also visited two nursing-homes on a weekly basis. On weekends, Teresa took care of the Youth Group with Laetitia, a group that offers community service and cultural activities for teenagers.