Scholar Stories

Wendy, OH


Wendy of Ohio is close to achieving her goal of graduating with a degree in accounting. "I had four years of advance math in high school and have always enjoyed math, taxes, and budgeting, so I think this will be a good match for my skills and interests."

Not only is Wendy caring for her daughters and cleaning houses for a living, she is maintaining a high GPA in demanding courses. "My girls are proud of me and witness their mother persevering." Wendy's son is a junior in college now, studying counseling, she says: "He is altruistic and concerned about the welfare of others, and I believe that I raised him that way."