By Maggie De Ceuninck
The main focus of a typical college student is to do well in school and pass their classes. Nikki Allen is a 21-year-old student at Western Michigan University studying family and child development. She always put school and education first, but on March 20, 2018, Allen answered a call from her mom that said, “Nik, our house is burning down. Come home.” Allen immediately drove back to her family home in Plainwell, Mich. to see that the house was destroyed and that her family had lost everything.
Listen to her story here!