Identity co-founder Candace Kattar was profiled on Telemundo Washington’s “Heroés Entre Nosotros”. The segment highlighted her 30 years of steadfast support for the Latino community in the Washington DC area – first as a lawyer, then at La Clinica del Pueblo and finally though her work at Identity, where for 20 years she has championed tens of thousands of young Latinos to help them reach their goals. Watch here.

In a heartfelt interview, Candace revealed how much the community and her work has meant to her over the years. She said, “I have always seen that in this community, one never throws in the towel. They keep trying and trying and trying…These are the people I want as my neighbors and colleagues. We want these people to live well, healthy and without fear in this country.”