“Embrace it the best you can” – how a student found inspiration under tough circumstances

Legacy Early College | Greenville, SC

After a childhood spent in and out of children’s homes in South Carolina, Melvin Matute maintains a positive outlook on life and dreams of attending university to study architectural engineering.

Produced by: Sallem Peralta and Ingrid Ramos, students at Legacy Charter High School
SRL Adviser: Neena Kumar

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