This I Believe Rhode Island
7:08 am
Wed July 20, 2011

Cherish the Moments

WRNI – There are some experiences in life that children should not have to endure. Life can be brutal, of course, but there's something particularly tragic when our worst nightmares are visited upon the young. Sadly, seventh grader Jordan Rivas has learned some of life's painful lessons much too early.

Jordan Rivas is a seventh-grade student at TAPA: Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts. Jordan is a cheerleader with the Edgewood Eagles and the Rhody All-Starts Dance and Cheer Academy. She hopes someday to be an attorney.

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