STORIES & FEATURES

Afro-latinas are around us, everywhere, and we are accomplishing great things everyday. Here you can read about other Afro-latinas, near and far. In addition, here you will find stories, features, and recaps of things that catch my interest as I journey life as an afro-latina. 

Meet Yenory Garcia-Pouncil , Afro-Latina from, Honduras now living in St. Petersburg, Florida.

What does being an afro-latina mean to you? 

Growing up I had no idea I was an Afro-Latina. Being a Garifuna from Honduras, I always identified as Garifuna and nothing else. When I moved to the United States, at just 10 years o...

I am an Afro-Latina From: Honduras, my mother and father were born in Honduras and I am the first generation born in the United States. My Father is from Progresso, Honduras and my mother is from Tegucigalpa, which is the capital of Honduras. 

Hometown: I grew up in Downtown Brooklyn. I lived in Brooklyn for 13 years be...

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