The Storytellers Project is a nationwide series of live, curated events from the USA TODAY NETWORK that helps connect communities to diverse audiences. This channel is dedicated to the Ventura Storytellers Project, featuring stories curated by project organizers at the Ventura County Star, which is based in Camarillo, California.
Mirella Acebo -A Trip Back in Time
Mirella Acebo shares the story of a meaningful road trip with a life-long friend.
Niki Chopra Richardson -A Long Road Home
Niki Chopra Richardson share a journey at sea and across continents to find her way home.
In the Wrong Body - Almary Amador
Almary Amador shares his journey of self as he transitions from life as a girl to living as a man.
Fighting for my Life - Cindy Flores
Cindy Flores shares her journey of self-development and healing after facing a sudden debilitating illness.
Double Life - Elizabeth Olson
Elizabeth Olson shares the tale of finding a new way to live by being a project manager by day and stand-up comedian by night.
Silence in the Room - Gabe Teran
Gabe Teran shares the difficulties losing a child and joys of raising a family.