Southside Rides Foundation Gives Second Chance to Ex-Delinquent Youth


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Dave Moore of Southside Rides Foundation provides youth, aged 14 to 19 years, a second chance of getting their lives back on track.

Moore opens his auto-body repair shop and trains young men and women who has been out of jail and to get them community service hours. The program, which offers substance abuse services to youth entering the court system, is part of the Reclaiming Futures Juvenile Drug Court Program run by CenterPoint Human Services and Insight Human Services.


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