Inspiring the Latino Community

1217 WordsFeb 4, 20185 Pages
Inspiring the Latino Community When we have dreams we do everything possible to achieve them. We are sometimes faced with barriers that prevent, or make it harder for us to accomplish our goals. Latinos in the United States work hard to give their families a better life. Latinos all have faced many challenging circumstances in order to accomplish their dreams. Latinos look up to other Latinos and when they see other Latinos that have succeed then they feel that they too can succeed in what ever they put their mind to. George Lopez is a Mexican American comedian and actor. He serves as a great role model for every Latino. He went through a lot of tough situations that made his life hard. George Lopez has not only served as a great example of a Latino accomplishing his goals through hard circumstances, but he has never forgotten where he comes from, he has always given back to the community and has also represented the Latino community in the united states. From the first day that George Lopez was born he did not have an easy start. Lopez was born, and raised in Mission Hills, California. His father abandoned him when he was two years old. His father took his baby clothes, and birth certificate with him. Later Lopez, and his mother moved into his maternal grandmothers house. His mother then abandoned him at the age of 10 years old, and his mother remarried. His mother hoped to begin a new life with her new husband. From that day on his grandmother, Benita Gutierrez and
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