Ignacia Méndez is from Santiago, Chile, and attends The College of Wooster, where she studies Economics, Math, and Political Science. Previously, Ignacia supported her school's volunteer program by providing basic needs to people throughout Chile. She also served as a math and physics teacher for Chilean children. This summer, Ignacia is excited to learn new ways to reduce poverty and hunger worldwide. She looks forward to research opportunities, developing new policies, and learning from other's solutions to make a better world.
Field placement: Bread for the World