Posts filed under Project Alajuelita

Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone

This summer, our three scholarship winners, Khristina Cassanova, Alexis Strahan, and Nekhaila Tyson, each decided to step out of their comfort zones and volunteer with FIMRC. Read on to learn about their unique paths to volunteering abroad with us.


Seven Ways to Make Volunteering Abroad Financially Affordable and Ethically Responsible

We’ve put together a list of fantastic tips and resources to help make an impactful volunteer trip possible for anyone who wants to be a part of our commitment to ethical, sustainable global health programs! Check it out and sign up to join our FIMRC family today!

Juana's Story: Accessing Medical Care as a Nicaraguan Refugee

As a refugee living in Costa Rica, Juana’s dog bite wound went untreated because she didn’t know where to access medical care. Then she found FIMRC’s Project Alajuelita clinic. From that point on, this widow, single mom, and all-around resilient soul began a new journey of healing.