Melissa

COMPASS (South End Night Riders) Original 7.  Melissa was one of the “Original 7” youth founders of South End Night Riders that became COMPASS Youth Collaborative. Hear what it was like to be the youngest member of that group, to grow up during some of the toughest times for Hartford, and to be an activist leader early on in life. Melissa’s perspective as a teacher is insightful, enlightening, and captures the spirit of why we continue the legacy of pushing hard for our community and our youth.

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