Interview with David Laurenvil, July 2, 2018

Project: Savor: Immigrant Entrepreneur Oral History Project

Interview Summary

David discusses his parents' immigration from Haiti by way of the Bahamas and his life growing up in Miami in Little Haiti before moving to Lexington, Kentucky when he was 17. After college, he and his siblings and mom. opened Fida's Caribbean Cafe as a pop up and later as a restaurant inside Al's Bar. They plan to open a new restaurant in Lexington late July 2018.

Interview Accession

2018oh374_sav015

Interviewee Name

David Laurenvil

Interviewer Name

Vanessa Grossl

Interview Date

2018-07-02

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Laurenvil, David Interview by Vanessa Grossl. 02 Jul. 2018. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Laurenvil, D. (2018, July 02). Interview by V. Grossl. Savor: Immigrant Entrepreneur Oral History Project . Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Laurenvil, David, interview by Vanessa Grossl. July 02, 2018, Savor: Immigrant Entrepreneur Oral History Project , Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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