Day 60- Brandon, 17, Edinburgh

Brandon is on an employability fund programme with Impact Arts.


Which young Scot inspires you?
Darren Fletcher and Sir Alex Ferguson in football.

What is the best thing about growing up in Scotland?
The education service in Scotland, the fact there are lots of different types of people around and diversity, and that people are nice and chatty.

What would you most like people from older generations to know about young people?
That it’s hard to be a teenager these days as it is challenging to get a house and a job etc.

What would you most like to achieve in the future?
Stay true to myself and don’t let the past upset my future. I don’t want to do what my parents did

What message would you like to give to other young people in Scotland?
Don’t do drugs and achieve your potential.

If Brandon’s story has inspired you, why not share it on social media using the hashtag #MyStory365 or visit the ‘Get Involved’ section to share your own story!

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