June Jefferson Award winner: Sumter man trying to make an impact in the life of a child
SUMTER, SC (WACH) – This month’s Jefferson award winner is a man looking to make a difference in the kids of his community.
Barney Gadson directs a program in Sumter County called Helping Youth Pursue Excellence or H.Y.P.E.
Gadson says the program offers many things like a bible study and teaching the youth reading and writing.
Our Janet Parker sat down with Gadson to find out more about the program and what pushes him to make a difference in the lives of children.