Interview with Lydia Valencia on May 10, 2016, Segment 19
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Valencia talks about what she has passed on to her children and grandchildren. She describes their work and activities and gives color to the qualities she has cultivated that she sees in them: a sense of social justice, entrepreneurial skills, charity and generosity, and Puerto Rican self-identification.
May 10, 2016, Recording date
InterviewerElizabeth A. Burbach Gallardo
Location of interview
Puerto Rican Congress of New Jersey
Activism, Identity, Social justice
Individuals or Organizations MentionedEmbrace Kids Foundation
, Rutgers University
Related PlacesLakewood, NJ
(interview location), New Brunswick, NJ
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Lydia Valencia on May 10, 2016, Segment 19: LyVa.2016.5.10.19. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Oct 2020.
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