"Fearless to me means going after what’s in front of you no matter how scary it may seem. Fearless to me means having faith that the cards you’ve been dealt are for a reason and God will show you the light. Fearless to me means facing the fear with faith and trust in God." -Jackie Rafferty '15
Jackie (pictured below on the right) graduated from Sacred Heart Academy in 2015 and went to the University of Delaware, graduating in June 2019 with a Bachelors Degree of Science in apparel design and a Bachelors Degree of Science in fashion merchandising.
Jackie was diagnosed with Anorexia Nervosa on March 1, 2019. She did outpatient treatment in order to graduate and then went to Monte Nido in Glen Cove for treatment from June to the end of July. Jackie is now in outpatient treatment and looking for a job in the fashion industry in NYC.
Read the full Newsday article about Jackie's journey and the Monte Nido house in Glen Cove here: http://ow.ly/Cgny50x3PNX