In his conversation with Maria, J.D. Trout mentions a recent NPR story about an immigrant gardener who created a scholarship program funded by his landscaping clients. The immigrant is named Catalino Tapia
, founder of the Bay Area Gardeners’ Foundation and the story was done by Latino USA contributor Nancy Mullane
and aired in January 2009.
Take a listen.
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