Politics, Stories, The Church

DACA Recipient: Story 6

My name is Jose Ocampo. A lot of people could describe me as Christian, Mexican, die-hard Carolina sports fan, southern, and the list could go on. Although all of that is correct, there is a huge part of my story that has led up to who I am today and that’s, that I am a […]

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Stand Alone, Stories

DACA Recipient: Story 5

 Jessica Dominguez, DACA Recipient I did not know that I was different until a few months before my high school graduation. My classmates showed excitement and eagerness for the new journey they would soon embark. Everyone discussed the future career paths they would take and all the wonderful plans they would have once college started. […]

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Stories

DACA Recipient: Story 4

My name is Brandon Rodriguez Ornelas and I am a DACA recipient. I’m currently working and a student at the University of Memphis. I am majoring in Nursing and in Spanish. I was born in Mexico City and brought to the United Stated when I was only months old. I grew up and live in […]

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Stories

DACA RECIPIENT: STORY 3

Guest post by Katherine The thought of me having so many opportunities is incredible. I could finally have that chance of becoming the person I wanted to be when I’m older. I finally won’t have to be worried or have that fear that followed me around for years. But what now? All my walls came […]

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Stories

DACA RECIPIENT: STORY 2

 Guest post by Jhon Gayton, DACA Recipient Hello, my name is Jhon Gayton, and I am originally from Mexico City. I still remember small fragments of my journey to the U.S. as a child. My last night In Mexico my grandparents packed my favorite juices and snacks in my backpack. I left full of tears, […]

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Stories

DACA RECIPIENT: STORY 1

 Guest post by Estefany Matute, DACA Recipient Have you ever felt different, left out, or even worthless? My name is Estefany Matute and today I want to tell you a little about my story. I was born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras one of the most dangerous countries on the planet. My family and I moved here […]

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