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Story Matters: Avelycia Ortiz shares how lead poisoning impacted her

Avelycia Ortiz talks about dealing with lead poisoning as a child and why her family moved to the Grandville Avenue neighborhood.
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We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. The Elevating Voices project is collaborating with 12 local nonprofits through the summer and fall to collect the stories of the voices we don't always hear in mainstream media. This story was captured at Cook Arts Center on September 22.

Avelycia Ortzez talks about dealing with lead poisoning as a child and why her family moved to the Grandville Avenue neighborhood.

STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. You can see all the Story Matters videos archived at therapidian.org/placematters/story

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