Executive Director, Professor of Practice
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Project Manager, GU Impacts
Special Assistant to the Executive Director
Civic Engagement Fellow
At the core of Yanbal’s business model is the social responsibility of providing employment opportunities to female micro-entrepreneurs who sell products to customers in their communities.
One of the most rewarding things about working for Mann Deshi is learning about the women it serves—women who have battled violence, spousal abuse, gender bias, and extreme poverty.
Chairman of the Board, Alberto & Olga Maria Beeck Family Foundation; Board Member, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; Vice Chairman, Sin Limites
The word balikbayan is a combination of two Tagalog words: balik, which means return, and bayan, which can be translated to country, place or people.
This past week was as eventful as my first here in the Philippines. The children that I saw, the parents that I met, the young adults like myself that I spoke to all had an inexplicable impact on my psyche.