Justin Stivers

stivers.JPGName: Justin Stivers
Country of Service: El Socorro, Lempria, Honduras
Dates of Service: July 2008-September 2010
Sector/Program of service: Protected Areas Management
Degree earned: B.A. Philosophy & Religion
Graduation date: May 2008

As a part of his service in Honduras, Justin worked with a local engineer to put in a new water system in his host town, which lacks running water. He is also constructed latrines and pilas. Working with a local womens group, Justin planted gardens and had hopes of starting a bread bakery. Bringing a part of his culture to El Socorro, Justin also started a baseball team and taught English to local teachers.