When There is Life There is Hope, is a personal story told by Yazmin Avila Hernandez and her mother about the challenging circumstances surrounding the birth of Yazmin’s brother.
This sometimes distressing and hopeful story illustrates the importance of access to information for new mothers and the right to advocate for medical care.
Running Time: 5 minutes
Organizational Sponsor: Enlace Comunitario
Yazmin, originally from Mexico, has delivered trainings on domestic violence prevention with Enlace Comunitario’s youth program. Yazmin currently attends Albuquerque High School. She loves new challenges and helping others in any way possible. She is passionate about justice and plans to become a lawyer or a nurse. Yazmin is a 2011 Girl Tech graduate.