Juvenile offenders succeed through Safer Foundation

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – Teenagers with criminal records are getting a second chance at earning a high school diploma.

“That’s what I got on my mind, just getting my GED and be able to apply for another construction job and start working under good job again,” said 16 year old Jeremiah Quintanilla.

Our visit with Jeremiah was six weeks ago when he started in the Safer Foundation’s Youth Empowerment Program. Today is graduation day for that class.

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