07/01/2010 01:29 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

South Shore Drill Team Helps Young People Succeed In Chicago's Most Dangerous Neighborhoods

For teenagers in Chicago's turbulent South Side, staying in school and away from trouble can be a challenge. For 30 years, the South Shore Drill Team has made a difference for countless teens, inspiring them with dynamic after-school activities, helping them build self-confidence and achieve academic excellence.

NBC Nightly News reports from Chicago.