Sep 28, 2007
International Humanitarian, Professor at Florida Atlantic University
Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is pleased to name Cecilia Campoverde, Ph.D., MSW the 2007 Social Worker of the Year. As a social worker, Dr. Campoverde works primarily with immigrant farmers, observing their truths in the context of the government infrastructure and regulations. In 1992, she established the Guatemalan Project, whose mission is to assist in the development of sustainable micro-enterprise activities for low-income women in Guatemala.
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