Coming to California

Estrelita Andres talked about her family history and how she came here to California. She also talked about her siblings, parents, and her children. She mentions about her sickness, lung cancer, and she got it from being 2nd hand smoke...

Changes for Marko

Marko talks about how things have changed for him as he moved to the United States and what it was like.

my mother’s cultural influence

i interviewed my mother on her childhood, immigration, and cultural connections.

growing up

My father, Richard Heyrosa, grew up in Mandaue City, Philippines. He talks about growing up there, moving to the US, and how you’re never really fully grown.

Sweet Childhood with Lolo and Lola

This is the story about my mom, Ditas Campo's happy childhood in the Philippines. She grew up surrounded by love and a big family. Listening to my mom's childhood story makes me realize the importance of making memories and to...

The story of Deanna Bagalawis

Deanna Bagalawis would like to be remembered as a kind, and warm hearted individual, who saw every human as equal and tried to reflect it in her day to day life. In this interview, she attributes her success to her...

Papa’s Side

This is an interview between myself and my grandpa, Valentino Agonias.

TheGreatListen2018-Izzy Skov

We talked about what their childhood was like. We also talked about their married life and raising kids together, and eventually grandchildren.

History? No, Her Story

In this interview my mom describes her trip to America from the Philippines along with different aspects of it.

Happiest Memories

In this interview, conducted on November 23rd, 2017, a loving mother of three, Evangeline Cancel explains her childhood experiences and life story prior to moving to New York to work as a Registered Nurse in Elmhurst Hospital. She explains how...

A Lifetime of Love: Lolo & Lola
January 18, 2018 App Interview

We discussed Noli and Radi's childhoods, transition from the Philippines to America, and their everlasting love. We also talked about their thoughts on getting older and how to raise a family you are proud of.

Yung Nanay ko at Yung Nanay nya (My mom and her 'mom')

My mom's life growing up without her parents and being raised by her grandmother in the Philippines and how life was for her and her sister.

Jocelyn Saribay and Erlinda Saribay

In this interview conducted on Friday November 5, 2021, I spoke with my grandma Erlinda Saribay aka "Mama Linda" (75) via phone call. We were able to speak about a variety of topics ranging from her childhood memories, to when/how...

A Marines Life

This is an interview beetween me and my dad who served as a Marine for 8 years.

The Church and My Filipino Mom

We talked about my mom's experiences with the Catholic Church from when she was a little girl in the Philippines to now as a grandmother in the United States.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen Podcast
November 27, 2017 App Interview

My dad talks about his life and struggles before and during the Vietnam War up to his escape and adjustment to life here in the US... plus how he met and eventually married my mom. Stories of tense sail-boating trips,...

Childhood in the Philippines

Elmer Lavilla reminisces about his past experiences, living in Manila,Philippines in the late 80's/ early 90's.

My hard life

After this talk with my Grandma, I realized what a hard life my Grandma has been going through. But I'm glad that we talked about it so we could know more about each other.

interview w/ grandma

My grandma isn’t the best at continuing on with the subjects I asked so I started by asking her about where she lived and her childhood. Then I asked her about how my dad and aunt were as kids and...

Talking with Mama Luz

This interview was held on June 4, 2018 with my eldest aunt, Luz (Luzviminda). She speaks briefly of her life, important aspects of what make her who she is, and memories of her family, including me, with some assistance of...

Hanah Interviews Gigi

In this interview, Hanah Fisher (14) interviews her neighbor and good family friend, Gigi Elliot (43), about what life was like as a Philippino immigrant in the United States during the 1980’s. Our interview takes place at Gigi’s house in...