Dejlana Hodzic, a senior at West Fargo High School, has been named West Fargo Exchange Club Student of the Month for November. Her parents are Hatidza and Safet Hodzic.
Dejlana has been enrolled in AP classes at West Fargo High School throughout her high school career. She has been enrolled in choir since third grade, a class she still currently enjoys, serving as a choir officer and as a member of the fundraising committee.
She also volunteers at churches and helps out in the community by helping keep her neighborhood clean and assisting with senior citizen projects. She is her grandmother's caretaker, along with her mother, helping her out a lot with her medications and food.
Dejlana is also involved with the American Heart Association and United Way by donating money, participating in events, and raising awareness; is active in holiday events around town, and assists with many fundraising activities as her job as a part-time cashier and bagger at Hornbacher's Osgood location.
Dejlana's future plans include attending Minnesota State University Moorhead where she has been accepted as a student, to get a bachelor's and master's degree in Social Work and become a social worker.