Eligio Villanueva Gomez Jr. joined Youth Enrichment Services in September 2016 with the goal of earning his GED by the end of 2017. During his participation Eligio did an internship with Cal State East Bay Grounds Department. As Eligio was moving through the program he began to lose motivation and stopped pursuing his GED. Eventually Eligio was exited from the program in the summer of 2017. In February 2018 Eligio came back to the program with a new outlook on his goals. Working hard with his new case manager Angela Holmes, Eligio was able to earn his GED by May 3, 2018. Eligio new goal is attending WyoTech Fall 2018.