Alumni connections helped two Monterey Institute students receive scholarships to participate in the Social Enterprise World Forum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in October.
March 6, 2014
Location: Monterey, California - USA
Partner: William James Foundation
After completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Oregon, Susana joined the Monterey Institute to pursue a Peace Corps Masters International MPA. After completing two semesters at MIIS Susana commenced her 27-month Peace Corps assignment in Uganda where she worked on informal financial inclusion. Susana is now back in Monterey finishing her last semester of her MPA program at the Institute and working for the William James Foundation, a mentor capital network of more than 1,000 individuals who have built, managed, and/or invested in for-profit social enterprises.
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