"I discovered that many of the challenges I face in my work are similar to the challenges facing Costa Ricans. Though we are far apart, we are all working to curb community violence, increase community involvement and raise happy and productive future generations."
— Michelle, Working Abroad Grant Recipient, Costa Rica
"My time volunteering in China helped me clarify my future career plans. I perfected my Mandarin skills, learned more about working in a hospital and in the field, as well as what it takes to successfully run an organization … I now intend to pursue a degree in health care management."
— Jennifer, Christianson Grant Recipient, China