James Ward on His Journey from ‘Homeless to Howard’

James Ward and his mother talk with Ellen.
James Ward and his mother talk with Ellen.

If you ever feel like the odds are against you, just listen to James Ward's inspiring story. Homeless most of his life, James was able to overcome adversity to become the first member of his family to go to college.

After sharing his journey, and getting a big surprise from Ellen, he went backstage with us to discuss what it means to be able to live his dream.



See James' full interview with Ellen here.