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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Homeless Teen Named Valedictorian; His Story Will Truly Inspire Everyone

Griffin Furlong, a homeless teen will surely inspire a lot of people with his amazing achievement. Furlong will graduate as Valedictorian with a 4.65 GPA. Despite the hardships, The homeless teen proved to everyone that as long as you have the undying desire and passion to achieve their dreams, no amount of hardships will stop you from pursuing it.

When he was 6 years old, he lost his mother to leukemia and  he became homeless. But that didn't stop our Valedictorian from pursuing his dream. He studied hard in the classroom and missed a day in school.


In April, he became homeless once again but that didn't stopped him from graduating with flying colors, He will graduate on June 4 as the Class Valedictorian. Since Furlong's GPA is too outstanding, a lot of people wishes him to receive scholarships from known universities. There is a GoFundMe account dedicated for him, so that he could receive donations from the public and in just 6 days, the homeless valedictorian collected $26,000.

We hope that Furlong's achievement will continue to inspire and touch people's lives, most especially the young people who aspires to be successful in life.

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