Jenna Hoare obtained an Associate’s Degree in General Studies at St John’s Junior College and has completed coursework toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work at the University of Belize. She believes that her paramount achievement in life has been to accept and overcome her brother’s autism. Jenna has volunteered at Dorothy Menzies Child Care Center and has been a part of different projects and activities conducted by Youth For the Future, Rotary Club, and Gift of Life. She also helped organized a donation of pillows to the Children’s section at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (KHMH). In addition, Jenna has been an active advocate in the Trafficking in Persons Act. She has always been interested in learning about one’s sexuality and what makes reproductive health such a vital part of life; her long term goal is to become a policy maker and a counselor.
- Maria Manuela Garcia PúManuela Garcia Pú became a GOJoven Fellow at age 28. As a Mayan woman, Manuela worked within ASECSA’s advocacy program focusing on gender policy and advocacy, both at the national level and within the organization. Prior to coming to ASECSA, she trained young Mayan women who work as domestic servant...