Creating Change Through Education: JJ’s Story

Story courtesy of United Way of Northern Utah When J.J. was 14, his life was heading the wrong direction. From his street-tough appearance to skipping school, he lived a life devoid of rules or responsibility. He didn’t care about school and rarely attended, and he received no support or motivation from family. When he left home and had to move in with some cousins, he wasn’t expecting anything to change. Through his cousins, J.J. heard about programs at Youth Impact, an Ogden non-profit that provides Continue reading →