Chicas y Mujeres Poderosas

One for the books: bookstore owner opens up about love, life and loss

Editor’s Note: The following story was produced as part of Acción Latina’s media internship program…

VIDEO: D’Maize, our food is our culture

Chicas y Mujeres Poderosas intern Maria Burboa profiles Zenaida Merlin, co-owner of D’Maize

VIDEO: La Mejor, more than a Bakery

Chicas y Mujeres Poderosas intern Francisca Icaza profiles Carmen Elias, owner of La Mejor Bakery

VIDEO: Educator finds answers to her prayers

  Chicas y Mujeres Poderosas intern Guadalupe Cisneros profiles Luna Morrell, educator at HOMEY SF.

Long-time Mission muralist reflects on a lifetime full of art

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Once homeless Latina now a resource for the homeless, undocumented

Editor’s Note: The following story was produced as part of Acción Latina’s media internship program…

Luz de Luna shines light on culture

Coming from Peru, Denise Gonzales, the owner of Luz de Luna, works at her shop…