She is destined for Greatness!!! After successfully completing international pageant training and participating in the September celebrations, Destinee departed to Japan with a smile on her face and a mission to represent Belize with pride as a beauty and tourism ambassador. Along with a scholarship from the Ministry of Education, several resort vacations, and many […]
Tribute to Andy Palacio – Aurelio Martinez at the Bliss Center for Performing Arts.
[youtube]Yfi2W7NEg5U[/youtube] Poem by Youth Voices. “What are we celebrating: Independence or holiday?” “…Where is that freedom; I see none”?
[youtube]20Sq2ITY2DU[/youtube] “As a child living in the US, one of my greatest challenge was trying to fit-in with the American culture when it comes to the way we speak and the clothes we wear. The kids were way ahead of us when it comes to the things that they would talk about. I was often […]
Watch Part One of this video interview >> Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, JR Mahung is currently studying at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. At Vanderbilt, JR has taken an interest in Vanderbilt Spoken Word, the school’s performance poetry group. His sophomore year he served as the group’s Events Manager, securing performances for poets throughout the year both […]
Watch Part Two of this video interview >> JR Mahung – A Belizean born in America and grew up in Chicago, IL speaks about Belizean culture and interacting with other Belizeans in Chicago
Belize in America, Los Angeles, CA
Cheryl L. Noralez was born in Punta Gorda Town, Toledo District in Belize, Central America. She was raised with her grandmother in the Garifuna village of Sienne Bight and at the early age of four, she migrated to Los Angeles, California with her parents. She is married to Rony Figueroa and has two children Jaleesa […]