Why This Disney Star Is Committed To Giving Back Through Volunteering

It's easy for adults to identify the things in life they are most passionate about, but it's often times even easier for them to find excuses why they can't transform those interests into action. Kids, on the other hand, don't seem to have that same mental wall holding them back. They discover something they love and jump into finding a way to share it with the world.

Gabe Eggerling, a star in Disney's upcoming TV movie "The Kicks," is one of those young people. He often felt concerned about other kids' potential lack of food, housing and education -- so he found a way to jump in and make a difference. In honor of National Volunteer Week, Eggerling joined HuffPost Live host Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani to discuss the roots behind his motivation to help other young individuals learn to read through volunteering....

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