Paige Jones DeYoung grew up Margate, New Jersey. Her mother is Caucasian and Jewish and her father is African American. She is the oldest of three all of whom attended Jewish day school until high school. As we transitioned into public school, all three of us became active members of United Synagogue Youth (USY). A graduate of Arcadia University in Glenside, Pennsylvania, she currently works in a law office and is in the process of applying to law school.
L’chaim, to life, but to celebrate without knowing, would merely divert those from seeing my true being.