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Teachers of Latino Children Hold California's Future
Story by Giselle Fernandez-Farrand from Los Angeles,CA - 2/28/2005
California Association for Bilingual Education - Keynote Address
          Los Angeles - Wednesday, February 23, 2005

Good afternoon everyone ... Buenas tardes.

I am so honored to be here with you all today. I was just telling my brother who teaches high school kids in Oxnard...

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Getting Kicked in the Face at the 99 Cent Store
Story by Giselle Fernandez-Farrand from Los Angeles,CA - 12/13/2004
It was my God parents who were raving about the 99 Cent Store in Silver Lake.
It's definitely the new hot area many akin to SOHO in New York. Deep East on the
famed Sunset Blvd, just past Hollywood, is this once downtrodden area where I
grew up as a child and had not been back much, th...

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Noche de Ninos Gala for Childrens Hospital
Story by Giselle Fernandez-Farrand from Los Angeles,CA - 8/21/2004
August 2004

Fellow Los Angelinos,

I am writing on behalf of our children -- our most precious resource. When they are sick or hurt, we want the very best care for them -- the care they receive at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles .

I am deeply committed to making sure that our com...

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Dusty's Dream
Story by Giselle Fernandez-Farrand from Los Angeles,CA - 9/2/2003
A true story of courage by Giselle Fernandez-Farrand

It's funny how life is what happens to you after you make your plans. It's a saying I have heard throughout my life from my mother. You're heading one way and all of a sudden a series of events aligns like a perfect storm an...

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