Recovered Drug Addict and Former Basketball Star Chris Herren Leaves Big Impression on Local Students
Have you ever asked yourself the question, if I were a kid, would I look up to me?
This is the challenge former basketball star, Chris Herren, launched to nearly 700 adults and teens at a community event during his recent visit to Baltimore. Over the course of three days, Herren visited six schools, speaking to nearly 3,500 middle and high school students about his harrowing descent into drug addiction. His goal. “If, out of the 1,000 students I spoke to [today], I reach just one, I have made a difference.”
If the student and faculty responses are any indication, he did just that. Read More →