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Two years ago, Yahaira Pérez has been meeting up with a group of young girls in Columbus and has said about this, “I started to pay attention to the amount of women and girls, I wanted to be close to my mother tongue, to my culture, and of other women like myself. Two years ago, on July 16, 2011, I invited some mothers and daughters, only five showed up, including my mother, I had no idea what I wanted to talk about, but it was important to me. That is how I started to share what I wanted to do and learn about their interests, and that is how Proyecto Mariposas was born.”

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