From nothing to something

“I didn’t have a skill so I figured if I went to the military they would teach me a skill which they did.” On November 21,2019,in Cerritos,California, 15 year old Isaiah Brewington sat down with his 78 year old grandfather...

Will and Toni

Toni (15) talked to her host dad Will (42) about his life and the people he loves, especially his wife Cheryl. She always new that Will had a very close relationship to god and loves his family like nothing else,...

Waving Goodbye: Remembering a Mom Who Was "Strong In Everything"
September 23, 2019 App Interview

A lesser-known part of StoryCorps’ work happens in StoryCorps Legacy, which gives people with life-threatening illnesses the chance to record their story, and their loved ones a chance to remember. Over the past nine years, we’ve recorded over 2,000 interviews...

Coachella is growing!

The City of Coachella is growing and Roberto wants to support family and art centered programming that shows our pride in where we live.

Cali Lloyd

“Just be kind to everyone. There’s no excuse to be mean. ” I’m so happy I chose to interview my older cousin Lennon! We talk about life and how important it is to make meaningful relationships and to be the...

Isaac Thomas McClanahan Jr.

In this interview my grandfather Isaac Thomas McClanahan Jr. talks about his childhood and teenage years in Bakersfield, CA through his family, young love and life experiences.

Shay McLean

This interview is of my 46 year old mother Shay McLean. She originally grew up in Glendora, California, but has lived here in Henderson, Nevada for the last 10 years or so. She is a special education teacher for CCSD....

Asking Piper

Piper discusses characteristics from her life that are the most significant to her.

Immigration Stories Italy: Juan

Juan is immigrated to Italy from Peru for a better life. Juan lives in Pioltello just outside of Milan. Juan paints a beautiful picture of growing up in Peru and being surrounded by his many sisters. Juan tells about his...

That feeling (talk with Mom)

Jennifer talks about my childhood, and some of the moments in her life and more on my grandparents. I seemed to know a lot about her life already but some details were not noticed by me until now