Deputy Assistant Secretary Fitzpatrick visited the Binational Center in Santa Cruz

Deputy Assistant Secretary Fitzpatrick visited the Bolivian American Center in Santa Cruz where he was able to meet with young beneficiaries of the Cultural and Educational Program of the US Embassy. More than 600 young people have been scholarship recipients in the last 11 years in these programs and we currently have 45 in Santa Cruz and more than 100 in Bolivia.

Deputy Secretary and Chargé d’Affaires Peter Brennan along with Press Attaché Phil Drewry talked to the young interns and visited the CBA facilities which are modern and well-equipped.