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DYRS Youth Featured on WAMU Radio Along with His Mentor

Date Released: 
Fri, 09/27/2013

DYRS Youth Featured on WAMU Radio Along with His Mentor

The District’s NPR affiliate ran a feature story, Entering Adulthood When You’re Locked Up, about a youth in the juvenile justice system and the relationship he forged with his mentor to help him mature. Now Marquis, the subject of the story, is a peer mentor to “pay it forward.”

Click the link to listen to the story by Jacob Fenston or read the text of his story below. 

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