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From Homeless to Harvard – Disadvantaged High Schooler Beats the Odds

posted by Dave Halliday

David Boone is both smart and charming.  If you see him now, you’d never realize that he’d been homeless through part of high school.  But against the odds–including having to sleep on the streets some nights–he has excelled at math and science, earning him a spot at Harvard.

“I promised myself I wouldn’t cry at Graduation.  But then I realized that what’s everyone says before they start crying,” he said.  Watch his touching story below!

 

 

David Boone goes from homeless to Harvard

David Boone excels against the odds



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Puneeta singh

posted June 10, 2012 at 10:44 am


GOD Always help those who help them selves.
HI David,
God Bless you my Child.
NEVER GIVE UP GOD IS FAITHFUL



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Angie

posted June 11, 2012 at 11:02 am


God is awesome and will show up just when you feel all hope is gone! David don’t know you but I’m very proud of you and all you have accomplished and will accomplish! Keep the humble attitude and you will reach your stars!



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