Friends of Pimpollo is proud to announce that three students in the ECOSER Education Scholarship program will graduate from college during the month of July! They are three hardworking individuals who moved from small pueblos to Tuxtla or San Cristóbal to pursue an education.
July 5, 2013: Nancy Janeth García Pérez will graduate from Universidad Intercultural de Chiapas with a degree in Indigenous Culture and Language. Nancy will stay in the San Cristóbal area until she finds employment outside of the city. Nancy will stay close to the program as her sister Blanca is also an Education Scholarship student.
July 16, 2013: Carlos Leodan Roblero Cifuentes will graduate from Universidad Autónoma de Chiapas with a degree in Sociology. Carlos will stay in San Cristóbal until he finds employment near his hometown of Siltepec, Chiapas. Blog Post: Celebrating Carlos Leodan’s graduation
July 20, 2013: Carlos Meléndez Girón will graduate from Universidad Maya with a degree in Marketing. Following his graduation, he will help coordinate the ECOSER program in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas as he looks for employment. Carlos is hoping to stay in the Tuxtla area and support the program in the future.