Acknowledgments

We would like to express our gratitude to the following individuals and organizations for their support of our podcast:


The storytellers:

[Note: Before joining our podcast, the storytellers wrote stories that can be found here at the Your Story Our Story archive.]


  • Jim Holley is a yoga teacher and founder of Eagle Feather Yoga. He is the former director of the Vestal Public Library.

  • Laura D'Angelo is a newsroom editor at Business Wire.

  • Goretti Mugambwa is a behavior specialist at the Handicapped Children's Association and was an immigration and refugee case manager for ten years at the American Civic Association in Binghamton, NY.

  • Theresa Alarcon is a Human Resources Analyst at Morgan Stanley, NYC.

  • Phariha Rahman is a Voter Engagement Coordinator at the Center for Civic Engagement, Binghamton University.

  • Priscilla Martel is a flavor maven, chef, and food consultant living in Connecticut. She is also a successful cookbook author and recipe developer.

  • Kaylee Sanabria is training at GAP for a career in fashion.

  • Nicole Perkins is a recent graduate of Fordham University.

  • Tori Atkins is a Supply and Packaging Buyer at Big Y World Class Market.

  • Alison Wang is a nurse at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

  • Kojo Senoo is a photographer based in NYC and is a staff member of the Tenement Museum.

  • Maximilian Kurant is a senior at Binghamton University.



  • Your Story, Our Story at the Tenement Museum, New York. Your Story, Our Story is supported by funding from the Institute for Museum and Library Services and the Robert D.L. Gardiner Foundation. Your Story, Our Story is also supported and nurtured by the thousands of generous contributors who have shared stories from all across the country.