WHAT: Voces Hispanas “New Stories to Tell” inaugurates a landmark research initiative for the ﬁve counties in Northeast Florida by gathering the testimonies of Hispanics and their historical, cultural and economic contributions spanning the last 100 years.
The Voces: New Stories to Tell collection seeks to expand the scope of Hispanics represented. The goal is to interview at least 100 more Hispanics from the greater ﬁve county areas. All Hispanic communities in Northeast Florida are invited to participate, from long term Minorcans or Floridanos to newcomers to hear the stories about how Hispanics arrived here in Northeast Florida.
WHO: FCHCC is proud to partner with Dr. Rebecca Karimi, Oral Historian for the 2023 Voices de Hispanos.
WHEN: September 18, 2023
TIME: 10 AM – 12 PM
WHERE: Jacksonville City Hall
117 W. Duval Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Mission of the First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FCHCC): to positively impact the regional economy by creating value, promoting and facilitating the success of Hispanic-owned businesses and by engaging the community at large.
FCHCC Strategic and Large Corporate Partners are: Florida Blue, iHeart Media, CMG Cox Media Group, Southeastern Grocers, Prospera USA, Norsan Media, Sherwin-Williams, VyStar Credit Union, Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) and MiAddvantage.