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David Ongchoco is a student entrepreneur and avid storyteller from the Philippines studying at the University of Pennsylvania majoring in what he likes to call, LIFE. He is currently working on expanding his nonprofit organization YouthHack. It’s David’s goal to make an impact in the lives of as many people possible while constantly learning new things every single day. David can be reached via Twitter at @DOitChoco.