Youth center founder to speak about aiding at-risk kids, teens

Wednesday, June 13, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 12:22 a.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

Although more than a thousand miles separate them, Lorenzo Lawson thinks of the Harlem Children’s Zone in New York City as an older brother to Columbia’s Youth Empowerment Zone.