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Briefly discuss an activity or organization that you have participated in

Briefly discuss an activity or organization that you have participated in

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Briefly discuss an activity or organization that you have participated in, or are currently participating in, outside of your own  cultural group. While I live in a predominantly a white, Christian, middle-class community so typical of those found in Western Michigan, one of my best friends is Ranjeet Ghorpade who we effectively just call Jeet. Jeet is a first generation American of Hindu parents who were born in India. The Ghorpade family moved into my neighborhood in my freshman year of high school and contributed a completely different aspect of life to my group of friends. They brought new meanings to the simple things of food, religion, culture, and entertainment. Overtime I have came to enjoy some of the things cooked at the Ghorpade house; I’m not sure I’ll ever get over the pungent aroma of curry. In the summer of 2009 as part of Jeet’s work toward becoming an eagle scout Jeet asked me if I would assist him in landscaping the local Hindu Temple. To be honest I hadn’t even
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