Homeless to Harvard: The story of Richard Jenkins is the inspiration you need today

From the tough Philly streets to the Ivy League elite, Richard Jenkins overcame a troubling childhood and beat the odds to land a full-ride scholarship to Harvard, reports CNN.

The 18-year-old school senior was relentless in his academic pursuit and stayed the course in school, even as he faced homelessness, medical issues, and constant bullying in classes.

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