By BETTY BASTIDAS

Every young person wants to get ahead, but some find more bumps than others.  For Apollos Ross, gang violence meant dropping out his senior year. Now at 18, he’s making up for lost time with the help of New Door Ventures.  A program that helps at risk youth get ready for work and life.  He was recently placed in a three-month internship at Mission Pie. Today, his goals are clear.

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