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How do children and young people end up on the wrong path? And when they’ve been to the dark side, how do they steer their lives back on track? How should we work with and care for at-risk children? Through the personal coming of age stories and wisdom of 6 young men and 2 women, we explore the answers to these and other questions.


Read Articles

Read more about these 8 inspirational yet ordinary men and women in our Blog:

Read Clint's Story: It's Up to the Horse to Drink the Water

Read Jameel's Story: We Are Our Brother's Keeper

Read Gail's Story: You Are Lovable and Capable

Read Kevin's Story: One Bad Thing Doesn't Define You

Read Shomari's Story: Why Isn't He A Statistic?

Read Arlene's Story: Slay That Awful Dragon

Read Joshua's Story: If You're Not Growing, You're Dying

Read Yul's Story: My Name is Yul


Watch Videos

Watch each person tell his/her story on our Videos page 


Head on over to our YouTube Channel for the full playlist of videos 



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