Rachel Gittinger, KF13, Costa Rica
Today, we honor Martin Luther King Jr., a man who stood for justice and equality in face of great adversity. We are reminded that despite progress since the civil rights movement, both the USA and the world continue to face xenophobia and other divisive forces. Fundación Mujer demonstrates that microcredit can be one tool that effectively counters these challenges and offers opportunity to the oppressed.
Costa Rica is a country known for keeping the peace. In fact, they are often referred to as the “Switzerland of the Americas...Continue Reading >>