Haarika Kathi is a talented artist who is recently entered ninth grade at Irvington High School. She enjoys learning, playing clarinet and chess but, her favorite hobby by far, is painting. Her artistic talents shine in the exhibit of her paintings on display at the Fremont Unified School District Office. Haarika is a true humanitarian who uses her artistic talent to support resource conservation, communicate about environmental issues, and to benefit others. Her works have been used to raise funds to fight Cystic Fibrosis and to bring fresh, cool water to a rural school in India. Haarika is truly an inspiration to others as she combines her artistic talent with her passion for having a positive impact on the world.