Building Bridges Back

A Search for Identity across the Pacific
by Isabel DeBre '18, Storyteller for Good
August 13, 2015

When Rexy Josh Dorado ‘14 first left the Philippines and came to America, he cast off his old identity and attempted to assimilate. But at Brown, he found a way to reconnect with his homeland and rediscover its potential. Here, he talks about how his journey - both internal and literal - led him to start Kaya Collaborative, an organization and fellowship program that empowers diaspora youth to return and make a difference in the Philippines.