In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, we asked young people like Vianey what makes them most proud of their heritage--from September 15 to Octobe
Youth Opportunity Ambassador Victoria Hincapie, from Colombia, currently lives in the United States. In this video, Victoria shares how she and her family celebrate their heritage and also discusses a challenge that Latinx youth in the United States sometimes experience around identity.
YO Ambassador Victoria says Juneteenth "is not just a sacred U.S. independence day." Hear more from Victoria about how the recognition of Juneteenth resonates around the world.
Young people from all over the world talk about the world to which they are entitled and share how they aren't waiting for it to be handed to them; rather, they are creating it for themselves, and all of us.