"Joshua was born and raised in New Orleans. Shortly after his father died, Hurricane Katrina further devastated the family. Joshua fled from his housing project as the water rose, fearing the worst because he cannot swim."
- Despite the Odds, Student Succeeds at Austin Can!
"Anything is possible if you are only willing to work toward achieving it."
- Byron Del Pinal
"All my life I have had to overcome problems that I thought would never happen to me. I was born with asthma, and my little brother was born with Downs Syndrome."
- A Story to be Told, A Story to be Heard
"Ashley was put into foster care as a young girl. Over six years, she was placed in seven foster homes in three different cities and attended 15 different schools."
- Foster care student finds home at Austin Can!
"Sean Fulayter’s story is both humbling and inspiring."
- Sean Fulayter
"Ashley Viera is a 21 year old student who is married with 4 children. Ashley just had her third child at the end of last school year."
- Ashley Viera, 21 years old
"My name is Dwayne and I've been attending Dallas Can! Academy for two years now currently enrolled as a sophomore."
- Dwayne's Success Story
"The halls of Houston Can! Academy are filled with students who were at-risk of not completing their high school education. Nikosha is no different. But what is different is her unwavering determination"
- Determined Student Sets Example for Others
"My name is LaTasha Davis-Gomiller and I am a student at Austin Can! Academy. I am 20 years old and have a loving baby girl named Talaya and a wonderful husband, Milton."
- LaTasha's Success Story
"Amanda, 2003 Dallas Can! Academy graduate, realized after graduation that she’d learned more than she expected. Not only did she learn mathematical equations, English literature and scientific practices..."
- Perseverance Pays Off for Graduate