Wilna Destin and Lorena Jimenez

Unite Here Local 737 Union members Wilna Destin and Lorena Jimenez discuss the challenges they’ve faced as immigrants and their fight for fair wages for housekeeping workers employed by The Walt Disney Company.

This story was recorded at the StoryCorps Mobile Booth in Orlando in 2019. It was produced locally by Bill Johnson at WMFE. Find more stories at wmfe.org or on the StoryCorps: Orlando podcast.

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