Yes, I can confirm that was tears from me on graduation day. To tell you the truth I got a bit emotional again when the story aired on 60 minutes.
I was nervous to see how our vision/program was going to be portrayed by the editors. I was interested to see what the kids feed back would be.
What I already knew, was it works. I'd like to move this model throughout the Country.
I was brought up to be independent, was taught to earn everything because you deserve nothing. I'm a proud man who has never had to ask. However, when you have a formula that works, a formula which took sleepless nights, sweat and tears to achieve - true talk. It's time to ask!