Rafael Roberts Castellanos Rafael Roberts Castellanos

Rafael is currently volunteering at the Department of Youth Services as a Youth Officer. He was born in 1996 in Independence Village, Stann Creek District. Rafael has successfully completed three years of online education in the field of Information Technology. He is a high school dropout but that hasn’t stopped him from accomplishing goals he […]

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Valentine Jones Valentine Jones

Valentine is an empowered, outspoken young woman who stands for what she believes in. She was born in the south side of Belize City. After attending secondary school at the Anglican Cathedral College (ACC), she attained her Diploma in Business and is currently pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration at St. John’s Junior College. […]

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Shantel Idolly Jacobs Shantel Idolly Jacobs

Shantel is a young woman with the drive and dedication to make her community a better place. She was born in Dangriga but has resided in Belmopan for the past 18 years. She is currently pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Business Science at the University of Belize and works at the Ministry of Finance and […]

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Delmore Zane Santino Delmore Zane Santino

Delmore loves working with youth, especially young people of his age. He started off by volunteering at the Department of Youth Services (DYS), where he attended youth leadership camps and meetings and workshops that focused on youth empowerment and development, and also served as assistant supervisor of the DYS Computer Lab. As a result of […]

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Diego Luis Grajalez Diego Luis Grajalez

Diego went through a time of rebellion during his teen years where he dropped out of school and started abusing substances. A series of events changed his whole life, gave him a reality check, and he decided to get his life together, go back to school and get a job. In 2015 Diego graduated from […]

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Kaneir Casimiro Kaneir Casimiro

Kaneir is currently a member of the Belize Defense Force, specifically its Volunteer Element. She has been working in that capacity for the past four years. She also is an instructor in the Belize Defense Force Youth Cadet Corp. She was once a member of the Youth for The Future youth group when it was […]

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Chrisbert Garcia Chrisbert Garcia

Chrisbert was eighteen years old when he began his training as a GOJoven Belize Fellow. He is a journalist from Punta Gorda Town who has been working with the media for the past two years, first with PGTV and presently with Belize Media Group. He was pursuing his degree in English at the University of Belize […]

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Peter Williams Peter Williams

Peter was born in Belize City, where he was raised by his grandmother, and later moved to Belmopan City where he has resided for the past 6 years. He is currently pursuing an Advanced Level Law Degree at Cambridge University and an Associate’s Degree in English at the University of Belize. He currently serves as […]

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Kandice Morrison Kandice Morrison

Kandice is a teacher at the institution of Saint Catherine Academy, a Catholic-based Secondary School in Belize City. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and Sports. Kandice has been actively involved with youth for over a decade, both as a youth group leader and as an organizer for national youth. Kandice’s short term […]

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