Like many of the youth who come through the doors at the Omaha Home for Boys, Cedric arrived with some baggage. Along with his duffle bag filled with clothes and other personal items, he also brought his own history of poor choices that he made while living and going to school in Lincoln.
Having recently lost both of her parents, she was living with her older sister, Dianna, and other family in small-town Georgia— all the while coping with personal issues she saw as too big to overcome.
That wasn’t necessarily the case for the 17-year-old budding artist who recently graduated from Omaha Home for Boys residential program. In fact, drawing and art became what he did when he was withdrawing.
Posted on April 7, 2015
The Omaha Home for Boys proudly announces motivational speaker Aaron Davis — a wide receiving on Nebraska’s 1994 National Championship football team — as the featured speaker at its Imagine Our Youth celebration Thursday, September 10, at the Ralston Arena.