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Idalí Torres & Orlando Isaza On The Carlos Vega Fund For Social Justice And Community Service

Idalí Torres and Orlando Isaza, founding members of the Carlos Vega Fund for Social Justice and Community Service were Tertulia host Raquel Obregón’s guests on October 8th, 2023. The mission of this Fund is to honor Carlos' commitment to the greater Holyoke area by supporting individuals and organizations in the creation of social justice related projects and programs.

Raquel was born in Lima, Peru. She graduated from the University of San Marcos, where she studied Mathematics, and subsequently became a high school math teacher. She began working at New England Public Media in 2004, as the co-host of Tertulia. In 2010 Raquel took over as full-time host of the program.