teens-planting-detroit.jpgDespite her own struggles, one teen has stepped up to help revitalize Detroit. She led a group of volunteers with shovels to plant a vegetable garden and rebuild an abandoned lot. Eventually they will donate the food grown here.

The group Build On supervises Ivory Price’s work on the crime-infested block and believes that because the youth have stepped up, neighborhood-wide transformation will result and gangs will likely move out.

Learn more at Build On, at www.buildon.org.

WATCH the video below, or at CNN.com

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