Katia is the leader of the Micro finance. Katia is a native of Nicaragua and started working with Students International in April of 2013. She uses her life experiences to encourage these women who have gone through similar experiences. Through learning different life skills, a lot of these women have started their own small businesses, a couple of the ladies have begun making hammocks, sewing projects, cut hair. They also have weekly Bible studies with each group of ladies and disciple those who come to faith in Christ. Katia has two children, Erick and Anais.
Staff with Students International raise all of their own financial support in order to stay on the mission field and serve where God has called them. You can join as staff member's support team by donating on a monthly basis or with a one-time gift. Students International is in compliance with the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) and all donations (from the US) are tax-deductible.