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This Food Truck is Driving Change for Youth Just Out of Prison

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“Regardless of what I was doing [as a teacher in a high school for incarcerated youth], it wasn’t enough. I wanted to actually create channels for young people to have a successful reentry experience."

Former teacher Jordyn Lexton recently founded Drive Change, an organization that builds and operates state-of-the-art, locally-sourced food trucks that hire and train formerly incarcerated youth. Read her story.

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