In Their Words

A college education opens doors, opens minds, and provides possibilities. First Literacy’s Scholarship Initiative has changed more than 500 scholars’ lives and offered each of them choices, opportunities, and the tools to write their next chapters. Here are some First Literacy scholars sharing the impact of education “in their words.”

Bianca —
2016 First Literacy Scholar
Ciro —
2015 First Literacy Scholar
Diandra —
2017 First Literacy Scholar
Girlene —
2017 First Literacy Scholar
Lauretta —
2011 First Literacy Scholar
Rasha —
2017 First Literacy Scholar
Sherrie —
2014 First Literacy Scholar
Wilfrix —
2017 First Literacy Scholar
Yamileth —
2011 First Literacy Scholar