Music is a universal language that has the power to uplift, motivate and inspire.
Today's 12 Days of Kindness recipient has dedicated his life to bring that transformative power to disadvantaged youth in our community.
Twelve years ago, Joel Mackey created a program to help at-risk youth stay on the right path.
Through music instruction, Sudbury Youth Rocks builds self-esteem and gives kids a chance to shine both on and off stage.
Watch as we crash a jam session to surprise the man who gives youth the confidence to succeed.
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