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DiverseCity Fellows focus on youth unemployment

Raised by a single mother in East York, Neil Price became a father at 16.

“I quickly realized the importance of having mentors and having programs that were supportive, and having teachers that didn’t allow that very important event in my life to become a detriment — it was actually an opportunity,” Price said.

Now, the 37-year-old works to help Toronto’s youth with their own opportunities through Boys and Girls Club Canada, and is one of 27 young leaders selected for the DiverseCity Fellows program.

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Author:

Joel Eastwood

Appeared In (Publisher):

Toronto Star