Maria Jose Escobar
Maria Jose has been serving with Students International since February of 2012. She, and her husband Lastman, are both natives of Nicaragua. Maria Jose is the leader of the Women’s Social Work site. She works in 3 different communities offering classes for the women such as, beauty, cooking, sewing and all kinds of different crafts and as well as facilitating Bible studies with them everyday and showing them Christ’s love. She also works with young girls and women who come from abusive homes, and no father in the picture.
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