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A Gathering of Truly Inspirational People

A Gathering of Truly Inspirational People

As with her other specials, Lidia Celebrates America: Overcoming the Odds culminates with a gesture of food – a gathering of some of the people she has visited along the journey. At Contento, in New York City, Yannick Benjamin’s restaurant profiled in the special, Lidia sits down to eat with these inspiring people, and shares dishes she prepared in their honor.
Clip Length 02:15 Premiere: 12/14/21

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Funding for LIDIA CELEBRATES AMERICA is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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Lidia Celebrates America

About Lidia Celebrates America

In this hour-long Lidia Celebrates America special, Lidia travels from big cities to small pockets of rural America, both in person and virtually, to share the inspiring stories of a diverse group of resilient Americans who have overcome extraordinary odds in their own lives, found purpose in serving their communities, and turned their loss into inspiring accomplishments.

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