To do well in school. Some kids would rather smoke weed than go to school.
— Carlos Diaz, Student, East Boston
They need role models. Somebody they can look up to. Right now, a lot of them look up to street hoods.
— Chris, Finance, Brockton
They need education and to have somebody believe in them. It takes a village to raise a child.
— Gloria Lattimore, Retired, Roxbury
They should stay focused on their education and keep themselves positive.
— James Price, Retired. Roxbury
A good education and guidance. They need to be guided in the right director.
— Richard Roscoe, Machinist, Roxbury
A father figure so they can have an example of how to be a man.
— Valencia St. Charles, Social Worker, Roxbury