Chiche is originally from La Loma in the Callejon de la Loma community in Cabarete. He currently studies at the Colonia Nueva school in Cabarete and the Liceo in Sosua. Chiche began working with DREAM in June 2005, where he helped with initial construction of the DREAM Center. He later became the first employee from the community of Cabarete. Chiche is well-loved by all DREAMers, and has more than nine years of experience with the organization working on behalf of his community.