Vita Voices is a celebration of the lives of Vita’s vibrant community of students, teachers, tutors and staff. The stories are told through their own voices – a powerful insight into their dreams, struggles, and accomplishments. We’re reminded that we are more the same than different, with a common basic desire for love, connection, and hope.

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Andrea’s Story (cooking with grandmother)

Country of Origin: Brazil

One of Andrea’s favorite childhood memories from her life in Brazil was spending time with her grandmother cooking. She is now keeping her grandmother’s memory alive by passing on her family tradition to her own granddaughter, Natalie.