You Are Here: Home » 2013 (Page 69)

“Mentors matter”

Child Watch “Mentors matter” By Marian Wright Edelman       These are the words of an 18-year-old who recently graduated from high school in a high-poverty neighborhood in the nation’s capital: “Where I live, which is Ward 7, everyone is the same . . . If you follow the crowd, you’ re going to end up dead or in jail because that’s where most of them are. But if you’re a leader and you make your own decision ...

Read more
Scroll to top