Soreyda Benedit-Begley

August 23, 8:00am - 10:00am EDT. Hosted at The Lyric Theatre

part of a series on Justice

About the speaker

Soreyda Benedit Begley is a fashion designer, a radio host, community organizer and activist originally from Honduras, now based in Lexington, Kentucky. She is very active in the Lexington local arts and culture scene. She has won several awards for her work as an artist as well as an activist. Because of her experience working in sweatshops as a teenager in her native country, Soreyda is an advocate for fair trade, women’s rights and sustainable development.