Vanity Duran, Dominican-American
"It reminded me of my value: I am an important person, my day does matter, people do want to celebrate me, and they are fine celebrating me."
Amy Hernandez Turcios, Guatemalan-American
“It’s important to do it at 30 because it’s such a pivotal time in one’s life. You go from figuring it out to having a stronger sense of self.”
Kayla Zapata Fory, Colombian-American
“There are no rules to follow when it comes to planning a doble quince.”
Mayra Tellez Diaz, Mexican-American
“I don’t see my dad get vulnerable, so I really enjoyed those couple moments when we were there in the center of the dance floor. For me to share that with him as an adult, it felt like the little girl in me was having a moment with her dad.”