He says his work not only saves children's lives, but it keeps Emilio's memory alive as well.
"He really is the force," Nares said. "Even though he's been passed away almost 13 years, it's still like he's with me. Like he's still on my shoulder or still pulling my ear like he used to."
Want to get involved? Check out the Emilio Nares Foundation website at www.enfhope.org and see how to help.