“Don’t procrastinate,” is Grant’s go to advice when he encounters new faces every day. This motto has helped him not only achieve his greatest pride, which is going to college, but will also set him up for success in the future. With a newly picked major in computer science, he will be opening many doors to opportunities in his life. One of the happiest moments of Grant’s life is when his mother returned home after many long years of dealing with a drug and alcohol addiction. “She was very sick; I didn’t know if she was gonna live. She survived and came back home. My mom stopped doing it.” Grant feels that God gave his mother another chance. He also feels blessed, because he could have a family again. “I feel complete. I feel like I am not missing something anymore. Grant’s mother has been a very important piece in his life, and he is glad that she has been restored.
Interviewer: Jonathan Soto