2019 OSI Baltimore Community Fellow: Dinorah Olmos and Kendra Summers | WYPR

2019 OSI Baltimore Community Fellow: Dinorah Olmos and Kendra Summers

Jan 7, 2020

2019 Open Society Institute Fellows Dinorah Olmos (L) and Kendra Summers.
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The Open Society Institute-Baltimore each year launches the work of ten fellows who have plans to combat inequity and injustice. This year two of the ten are working to elevate Baltimore’s spanish-speaking community. Dinorah Olmos helps parents navigate the ins and outs of the American school system with her program La Escuela, Los Hijos y Usted. Then, Kendra Summers talks about connecting Spanish-speaking immigrant families with information about buying a home and tenant rights, while also teaching them English. Her program is called Casa Amable.