Torie Cooper’s experience in Peru

Torie Cooper
Volunteer Name:Torie Cooper
Project Attended:Global Health and Nutrition Volunteering in the Andes
Country Attended:Peru
Volunteer Bio:I'm from Arizona and I'm 23 years old. I study Public health and work at a tax company.
What task on your project did you most enjoy? I enjoyed working in the rural communities the most. We would help the children learn healthy habits.
Did you feel you made a difference? I did make a difference. I was able to help in many areas.
What was your most memorable moment? Riding horses through the Temple of the Moon and around Sacsayhuamán.
Please tell others why you think they should sign up for a program with Kaya It's a beautiful opportunity for service that will be beneficial for your entire life. It's very selfless and you are able to connect to other cultures.


Testimonial


“My greatest achievement was when I helped mothers in those communities understand what foods they needed to eat in order to have healthy children and lowered risk for anaemia or bone loss.”