GH senior Stephanie LeGault spent her summer working with an NGO in Costa Rica with CISG

Stephanie spent 2 1/2 weeks this summer in San Vito de Brus, Costa Rica with the Interamerican Center for Global Health (CISG)! She worked with a non-governmental organization called Casas De La Alegria (Houses of Joy), a day-care center for children aged 0-12 of local migrant coffee-pickers.

Stephanie worked directly with the Indigenous community Ngabe-Bugle, and with non-indigenous healthcare providers, to create and implement solutions to bridge health education gaps among caregivers and children. The focus was to provide early cognitive