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From fighter to mentor: How a former youth in trouble now leads youth to success.

Monday, February 11th, 2013
Jorge Calzadilla listens to students in the South Carolina Youth Leadership Academy Charter School talk about what they

Jorge Calzadilla’s fiery passion is contagious. He could talk to you for hours touching on everything from his love of video games and running to why kids today are losing soft skills to how today’s youth are tomorrow’s workforce and how their development is paramount to economic development. No topic is too big or too small, but all lead back to one place — youth.