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Former Queens Gang Member & Ex-Convict Set To Graduate from Columbia University: “I Don’t Want My Past To Define Me”

 Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a young man by the name of Richard Gamarra. After seven years behind bars for assault and weapon convictions, the 28-year-old former Latin King gangbanger managed to turn his life around and will be graduating with a master’s degree from Columbia University’s renowned Mailman School of Public Health May ’17! Check out his inspirational story below….

Steve Jobs’ Widow Gives 2 L.A. Teachers $10 Million Prize to Start Mobile School for Homeless & Foster Youth

Today’s much needed “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of 2 dedicated teachers from L.A. and Steve Jobs’ widow. Thanks to these 3 people, homeless and foster youth can now receive the education they deserve. Instead of going to school, the school will come to them! Check out this amazing story below…