What a Pair of Glasses Can Do: Jonathan's Story


Imagine taking the same test each week for two months and failing again and again! The day he received his reading glasses though, Jonathan passed – with a perfect score.Continue…

How Collective Impact Can Change the Odds: Stephanie's Story


I mentored a teenage girl, Maria, for three years. Like many of the kids at the schools where UWSL works, Maria faced a mountain of barriers to her success. Continue…

Destination Graduation: Asma’s Story


Asma is a ninth grader at Granite Park Jr. High. “One of the challenges I face is that people treat me like I don’t understand, or that I don’t speak English.”Continue…