Working in the fields at age seven. Homeless by seventh grade. Risking everything to find his mother. Gerardo López left El Salvador when he was just 17 years old, embarking on a journey that eventually led him to an ICE detention center, and finally to our partner Homies Unidos in Los Angeles. Read Gerardo’s powerful story in his own words.
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