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    Daerik (YouthBuild Tacoma)

    posted May 3rd, 2018

    “If you gain anything, you will gain confidence. I always had a big outspoken voice, but I never shared it until I was here. I proved to myself I was worth it.” -Daerik, YouthBuild Cycle 22 Before YouthBuild, Daerik tried unsuccessfully for 2 years to earn his GED. “I had given up, and felt outcast […]

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  • Success story: Anita Davis (Culinary Program)

    posted December 19th, 2017

    Anita Davis is a single mother raising a grandson with special needs. Seven years ago her life turned upside down when she was diagnosed with a vocal disorder and could no longer work as a receptionist, a job she loved… “So I thought, what could I do where I didn’t have to use my voice […]

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