Harlem student receives $10K to start mentorship program
Last updated 3/10/2020 at 11:47am
A Harlem High School student just received a grant to support his idea to help the younger generation for a better future.
Dante Jackson was notified last week he was awarded $10,000 in the Dreamstarter program to implement a mentorship program for elementary school students.
He said he hopes to see younger students make good choices and build a bright future for this community.
"It really came from, I guess, how I was raised because I feel like a lot of kids around here lack work ethic, they really don't do anything unless they are getting something out of it, and unless they plan to...