Rebecca M. Stumpf

Volunteer: Rebecca M. Stumpf

Bio:

Children, Family and Youth Development Volunteer in rural Costa Rica.

2009 - 2011


Contributions from Rebecca M. Stumpf

  1. Costa Rica Children in Tortugero

    Children in Tortugero, Costa Rica rest on their front steps.

  2. Costa Rica Nicaraguan Girl

    A young girl poses for the camera on the Isla de Ometepe in Nicaragua.

  3. Costa Rica Working On the Potters Wheel

    A man makes a traditional Nicaraguan vase in Grenada, Nicaragua.

  4. Costa Rica Selling Bread

    A woman goes door to door selling bread in Grenada, Nicaragua during the early morning hours.

  5. Costa Rica Coffee Pickers

    The Bakere family from Bocas del Toro, Panama take a break from picking coffee in Santa Maria de Dota, Costa Rica.  The family has been migrating to Dota, Costa Rica for 15 years during the coffee harvest season of December to March.

  6. Costa Rica In the Coffee Fields

    A young girl hangs out in the coffee fields in Santa Maria de Dota, Costa Rica while her family picks coffee.

  7. Costa Rica Coffee Fruit

    A man measures coffee fruit in Costa Rica before loading it onto a truck.  

  8. Costa Rica Carbon Making

    The Torres-Torres family makes carbon for income.

  9. Costa Rica Mid-Service Training

    The American Ambassador in Costa Rica address Peace Corps volunteers while the PC country director looks on.

  10. Costa Rica Culture Day

    Children in Copey, Costa Rica dress up in honor of culture day.

  11. Costa Rica Leaving Home

    Rosio and her son Ian spend time together outside their home in Copey, Costa Rica.

  12. Costa Rica Election Time

    Children in Costa Rica do some political lobbying during election time in December.

  13. Costa Rica Cow Milker

    Rafa works nearly 80 hours a week milking cows at a dairy farm in rural Costa Rica.

  14. Costa Rica Family

    Mario and his son Ian spend some down time in their kitchen in Copey de Dota, Costa Rica.

  15. Costa Rica Reading Time

    Students look over the shoulders of each other while reading aloud at an English learning center in Copey, Costa Rica.

  16. Costa Rica Quiet Reading Time

    Students enjoy free reading time at an English learning center in Copey, Costa Rica

  17. Costa Rica Tamales

    Tamales are prepared during the Christmas season in Costa Rica.

  18. Costa Rica Kitchen

    A typical Costa Rican kitchen

  19. Costa Rica Tamales

    Tamales are wrapped in plantain leaves for the holiday season in Costa Rica.

  20. Costa Rica Making Tamales

    Two women make tamales for the Christmas holiday in Costa Rica.

  21. Costa Rica Photo Camp

    Children in Copey, Costa Rica explore taking photos during a summer photo camp.

  22. Costa Rica Manzana de Agua

    Manzana de Agua (water apples) are a fruit found in Costa Rica.

  23. Costa Rica Exploring

    A child explores looking through a viewfinder during a summer photo camp in Costa Rica.

  24. Costa Rica In His Garden

    Don Lorenzo has a passion for gardens.  He spends much of his time in his garden and greenhouse in Copey, Costa Rica.

  25. Costa Rica Evening

    The sun goes down over the mountains surrounding Copey de Dota in the region of Los Santos in Costa Rica.

  26. Costa Rica Getting Ready

    Four Peace Corps volunteers look over a bridge before climbing up Mt.Chirripo, the highest peak in Costa Rica.

  27. Costa Rica Traditional Dance

    A traditional dance group performs in Copey, Costa Rica in March 2010.

  28. Costa Rica Interview

    A youth in interviewed by a national news program for a community mural in Copey, Costa Rica.

  29. Costa Rica Paint Hands

    A youth takes a break from painting a mural in Copey, Costa Rica.

  30. Costa Rica Culture Mural in Copey

    The process of creating a community mural in Copey, Costa Rica.

  31. Costa Rica Class Photo

    Children pose for a class photo at the end of the school year in December in Copey, Costa Rica.

  32. Costa Rica La Basilica

    The Basilica is one of the oldest churches in Cartago, Costa Rica.

  33. Costa Rica Cafecito Time

    Traditional cafecito (or afternoon coffee) in Costa Rica is served with coffee and some sort of bread or sweet treat.

  34. Costa Rica Plantains

    Plaintains outside of a vegetable shop in San Marcos, Costa Rica.

  35. Costa Rica Empty Lot

    An empty lot serves both as a bottle storage and a horse pasture in San Marcos, Costa Rica.

  36. Costa Rica International Women's Day Photo Exhibit

    In honor of International Women's Day, I organized a month-long photography exhibit in my local bakery with photographs and writings by eleven women on the theme, "What does being a woman mean to you?"  There was an "art opening" that was celebrated with a traditional afternoon "cafecito."

  37. Costa Rica International Women's Day Photo Exhibit

    In honor of International Women's Day, I organized a month-long photography exhibit in my local bakery with photographs and writings by eleven women on the theme, "What does being a woman mean to you?"  There was an "art opening" that was celebrated with a traditional afternoon "cafecito."  

  38. Costa Rica International Women's Day Photo Exhibit

    In honor of International Women's Day, I organized a month-long photography exhibit in my local bakery with photographs and writings by eleven women on the theme, "What does being a woman mean to you?"  There was an "art opening" that was celebrated with a traditional afternoon "cafecito."  Pictured, is the "cafecito."

  39. Costa Rica International Women's Day Photo Exhibit

    In honor of International Women's Day, I organized a month-long photography exhibit in my local bakery with photographs and writings by eleven women on the theme, "What does being a woman mean to you?"  There was an "art opening" that was celebrated with a traditional afternoon "cafecito."  Pictured, is the "cafecito."

  40. Costa Rica The Eg Vendor

    Don Fernando and his wife sell eggs from their home daily to local community members.

  41. Costa Rica Sisters

    Two sisters take a break on a bench in Tortugero, Costa Rica.

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