Meet our heroes

Our story is their story, and your story, too.


The Art of Taking Little Steps

A consummate survivor, Mercedes Rain-Tree Adams has overcome tremendous obstacles to earn her degree—and develop a more positive outlook on the future.Adult learners stop out

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Sonya: Determined to Finish

With the help of her ReUp Success Coach, Sonya Williams completed the long and winding road to graduation and a career. Her next destination? A master’s.

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Spotlight: Leon

Student success story Leon J. shares how ReUp coaching and making life changes helped him recover from setbacks and get back on track with his

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Spotlight: Adeline

Adeline is working toward her dream of becoming a Criminal Defense advocate and creating a non-profit organization for long-term Inmates and is motivated by being

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Spotlight: Selena

Selena is working toward her dream of becoming a nurse and is motivated by being a role model for her son. She currently lives near

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