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Metro Teen Empowers Peers through
Sports Facility and Nonprofit

15-year old Claire Tietgen is taking her struggles with bullying and suicide, and trying to make a difference.

May 12 was a new chapter in her journey as she opens the door on her newest project.

“When I tried to take my own life I think it was an opener to eyes to people, and to my parents that we need to do something or she`s not going to be with us anymore,” Tietgen said.

In the past four years she’s come a long way.

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Metro teen empowers peers through sports facility and non-profit