The Challenge

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Diego F. Maya is the Founder of US Latino Affairs Initiatives. He is a social entrepreneur who has worked tirelessly for the past 20 years to create information platforms for the Spanish community. PGMAG: Diego, it’s such an honour to have you on today’s interview. DFM: Thank you. It is a pleasure to share with you our work for humanity in the East Coast of the United States. PGMAG: AS a leader, what inspired you to set up the United States Latino Affairs Initiatives?

24 DECEMBER 2020

DFM: Born in Colombia South America I was given the opportunity to live in the United States. I am thankful and feel obliged to give back to a place that has permitted me to grow despite the adversities. I look back at this country’s founders and the heroes of this great nation who sacrificed their lives for the freedom my family enjoys so that I could communicate these thoughts freely and comfortably. I feel I owe it to them. I owe it to all the immigrants