Watch the inspirational story that led Angel Sanchez from a life of gang violence on the streets of Miami to prison and finally to Orlando. Homeless for his first two years of college, Sanchez found friends and a community that embraced him.  Sanchez, who was named Valencia College's Distinguished Graduate for the class of 2014, is graduating with straight-As and has won a prestigious $90,000 scholarship that will pay for him to complete his undergraduate education.

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