Success Stories

One Dream Down: A Girl’s Story of Success

Meet Ashley

Never has a student quite like Ashley passed through the doors of Mercy Education Project.  With ambition, curiosity, and a passion for learning, Ashley eagerly took advantage of every opportunity MEP offered to her.

From middle school Emerging Leaders Summer Camp to After-School tutoring to our all girls high school robotics team, Ashley had an eye on her future as she immersed herself in every program, learning all she could.

And it was through her seven years with Mercy Education Project that Ashley was able to create a brighter future.

Hear Ashley's story in her own words in this video from our 25th Anniversary Doorway to the Future Gala.

One Dream Down: A Woman’s Story of Success

Meet Sharon

Education was always a priority in Sharon's home as a child.  Her mother believed in the importance of education for all of her children.

But Sharon's life took a different path, and it was her perseverance and persistence to overcome life's obstacles that led her to Mercy Education Project.

Through the support of her teachers, tutors and her family, Sharon was able to seize the opportunities Mercy Education Project was able to offer her and create a future she is passionate and excited about.

Hear Sharon talk more about her journey in this video from our 25th Anniversary Doorway to the Future Gala.