AmeriCorps volunteer Tevin Woods, 19, clears brush and hauls logs at Camp Del Oro in Nevada City. It's tough, physical labor, but he sees the big picture: Urban, low-income kids come to camp, get a taste of the great outdoors and tell ghost stories around a fire that burns the wood he gathers. Next week, he'll tutor schoolchildren. He plans to go to college, become a musician and give back half of what he makes to the community.

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