CHICAGO (WLS) -- It can be hard for young athletes to keep up with both sports and community service, but a big surprise will make it easier for one Chicago Public Schools student to get around.
Juan Ramirez was presented with a 2017 Jeep Renegade in front of his classmates at Washington High School for "making a difference on and off the field." That is the name of a campaign that engages thousands of local students in community service.
Juan is a soccer player who has also volunteered to help senior citizens, homeless people, elementary students and women's domestic abuse shelters.
"It really helped me notice there are a lot of people out there that need a lot of help and I'm one person that can change that,"
Juan said he just got his driver's permit two days ago. null
Chicago student surprised with SUV for volunteer work
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