Lliani Castellanos has served as an outreach volunteer at Tikkun Olam Belize, an organization founded by a GOJoven graduate, dedicated to improving the health and well-being of Commercial Sex workers in Orange Walk District and in all of Belize. Since she was a teenager, Lliani has been working or volunteering with a number of Organizations such as: Pan American Social Marketing Organization (PASMO) as a sex educator, the National Drug Abuse Control Council (NDACC) in Orange Walk, and Youth for the Future. Lliani was also a Peer Helper at her alma mater, MufflesHigh School, and holds an Associate’s Degree in General Studies with a concentration in Sociology fromMufflesJunior College. Lliani has a passion for the work she does in her community and is certain that the GOJoven Program is giving her the opportunity to develop and use her leadership skills to the fullest capacity possible.
- Sara Beatriz MartínezSara had more than eight years working at the Women’s Integral Development Association (AFDI) when she was selected as a GOJoven Fellow in 2011. She began her work at AFDI as a member, then with a position as treasurer, and is now the president and legal representative of the organization. Sara also...