Interview with Ronald Blackburn-Moreno on Aug 11, 2015, Segment 27, Part 1
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Ron discusses his memories of Pantoja. She is described as a very intense and passionate personality. Shortly after taking over Aspira in 1994, he first met Pantoja in DC and her big wish was to come up with an Aspira Credit Union that would be founded by alums. Unfortunately it didn't come to fruition. Back in Puerto Rico, she lived in a rural area and founded another non-profit organization called Producir, to help agricultural producers.
August 11, 2015, Recording date
Location of interview
Agricultural workers, Economic development, Leaders, Non-profit organizations
Individuals or Organizations MentionedASPIRA Association
Related PlacesWashington, DC
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CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ronald Blackburn-Moreno on Aug 11, 2015, Segment 27, Part 1: RBM.2015.08.11.27.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Oct 2019.
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