Conchita Hernandez

2018 Holman Prizewinner

A Blindness Conference in Mexico Becomes a Catalyst for Change

From Washington, D.C., USA, Conchita used the Holman Prize to host the first-ever blindness led conference in Mexico. The conference, Cambiando Vidas, or Changing Lives, took place in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico at the Westin Guadalajara from July 26-28, 2019.

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