Interview with Josephine Mercado on April 28 2016, Segment 17

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Mercado discusses how she became involved in health advocacy for Latino women, which ultimately led her to start her organization, Hispanic Health Initiative (HHI) in 2000.


Date
April 28, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Josephine Mercado
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
9m 36.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: DeBary, FL

Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JMer.2016.04.28.17
Related Keywords
Activists, Community leaders, Community-based organizations, Latino affairs, Welfare
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
American Cancer Society, National Cancer Institute, Hispanic Health Initiative, Florida State Health Department
Related Places
DeBary, FL (interview location), Florida (is referenced)
Related Dates
2000s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Josephine Mercado on April 28 2016, Segment 17: JMer.2016.04.28.17. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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