Hispanic Heritage in SWFL

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Today is the final day of Hispanic Heritage Month, which extends from September 15th through October 15th. In honor of those of Hispanic heritage here in Southwest Florida, WGCU has been featuring local Latinos from across the region -- from all sorts of professions, genders and backgrounds. Today, you'll hear from an immigration attorney, whose own journey to the U.S. set him on a path to one day help people like him.

Andrea Perdomo / WGCU NEWS

We're now more than halfway through Hispanic Heritage Month, which extends from September 15th through October 15th. So, in honor of those of Hispanic heritage here in Southwest Florida, WGCU is featuring local Latinos from across the region — from all sorts of professions, genders and backgrounds.

Today, you'll hear the story of a man who's family has been running a restaurant in Immokalee for the last two decades. 


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We're now more than halfway through Hispanic Heritage Month, which extends from September 15th through October 15th. So, in honor of those of Hispanic heritage here in Southwest Florida, WGCU is featuring local Latinos from across the region — from all sorts of professions, genders and backgrounds.

Today, you'll hear from the woman who's desire to inform the Southwest Florida Hispanic community led to the creation a national media company.  

 


Andrea Perdomo / WGCU NEWS

We're now more than halfway through Hispanic Heritage Month, which extends from September 15th through October 15th. So, in honor of those of Hispanic heritage here in Southwest Florida, WGCU is featuring local Latinos from across the region — from all sorts of professions, genders and backgrounds.

Today, you'll hear the story of a man who says he was able to pursue a career in medicine because of the sacrifices his family made. 

 


We're now more than halfway through Hispanic Heritage Month, which extends from September 15th through October 15th.

So, in honor of those of Hispanic heritage here in Southwest Florida, WGCU is featuring local Latinos from across the region — from all sorts of professions, genders and backgrounds. Today, you'll hear from a Lee County librarian.

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