6 Voices for 6 Decades – Hiram Ruiz, Cuba

Florida: Daimy Bueno

Florida: Daimy Bueno

State: Florida

City of Residence: Miami, Florida

Country of origin: Cuba

Arrival in the U.S.: 2004

Ms. Daimy Bueno fled Cuba in 2004 to escape political persecution. After arriving tin the United States she started a nonprofit organization to assist new refugees. She currently works as a paralegal while pursuing a law degree, and also volunteers for UNICEF in her spare time. She is most proud of publishing a book called Welcome, which she wrote to help new refugees in the United States.

Word for US: Challenge

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