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Interview with Ninfa Garza, site manager of the Guadalupe Center's Casa Feliz, about her life and work. She recounts her roots in Texas and the family's return to Mexico during the Great Depression, where she grew up, attended college, was involved in Catholic charitable organizations, and worked in printing. She discusses meeting her husband while working in San Antonio, their move to Kansas City in the late 1950s, and her involvement with the Guadalupe Center where she established social services and community programs for Latino senior citizens.

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Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library

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Interview with Tom Curigan about his life and his experience with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City. He discusses his early life and education, becoming involved with the chamber in the early 2000s, and joining the board around 2005, and notes the chamber's work in entrepreneurship and economic development and the ways that it has benefited him personally and professionally.

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Chavez & Associates