Corpsmember Story: Ilana Greenwald
Don’t be fooled by her size. At 4’11”, Ilana Greenwald carries her weight – and then some – on the fire line.
Being on a CCC Camarillo Center fire crew is by far the hardest thing she’s done in her life, but she wouldn’t change a second of her experience.
Ilana’s first fire, last November’s deadly Woolsey Fire, tested her physically and mentally. It burned in her hometown, devastating the summer camp where she played as a child, and threatening her parents’ home.
Yet, Ilana pushed through to help her neighbors and prove to herself that there’s nothing she can’t do.