1/05/2006

Congratulations to UCTP Community Memers...

The UCTP would like to extend congratulations to Taíno Elder Millie “Mukara” Torres-Speeg and her husband Rogelio on their 49th wedding anniversary this month. We wish them all the best always and thank them for the wonderful example they continue to provide the community. Elder Millie is a Borikén Taíno, a master portrait artist and the UCTP Liaison officer for the State of Georgia.

The UCTP would also like to extend our congratulations and best wishes to community member Valeria Rodriguez Class who celebrated her wedding recently to Miguel Angel Ramos Arroyo in Almante Sur, Vega Baja, Borikén (Puerto Rico). Valeria is the daughter of Taíno activist Carmen Bracero Rodriguez and Angel Roman Class both of Vega Baja, Borikén.

In attendance at the ceremony and reception, were respected Borikén Taíno Community Leaders and Elders including Abuelo (Grandfather) Manuel Galagarza of Vega Baja, Grandmother Naniki Reyes Ocasio her husband Mauricio Guatuel. La Voz del Pueblo Taíno Chief Editor Roger Hernandez, and Mildred (Millie) Gandia Reyes, UCTP Florida State Representative were also in attendance.