Benito’s Story

“My dream is…to be able to provide affordable care to all and contribute.”

Since March 2020, the border between Mexico and the United States has been closed to all but “essential” travel. Sadly, fleeing persecution is not considered essential. As a result, “Benito,” a doctor from Cuba, can neither seek asylum in the U.S. at this time, nor use his talents to provide relief during the outbreak of coronavirus.