Angela lives in Batey Lechería in the Dominican Republic. Batey is the Haitian word for village. The older generations in Batey Lechería are Haitian.
Angela lives with her mom and dad and her three siblings. Her dad is a police officer but his salary is not enough to provide for the whole family.
Angela speaks Spanish and attends the public school that is two miles from her village. She is in 3rd grade and her favorite subject is reading. In her free time, Angela likes to play with dolls. She wants to become a doctor in the future.