"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!
"Having been offered a full athletic scholarship for football, Brian believed he would live his dream of playing at collegiate level, and perhaps even as a professional. That dream, however, ended abruptly due to a serious knee injury."
- Houston Can! Student Graduates From Football to the Firehouse
"Seventeen year old Crystal knew her life was heading in the wrong direction. After realizing the combination of hanging around the wrong crowd and surrounding herself with people who were really not supportive or encouraging friends, she knew"
- Houston Can! Supportive Learning Environment Key To Grads Success
"Before James arrived at Fort Worth Can! Academy’s Campus Drive campus two years ago, he had been a struggling sophomore in high school, a year and a half behind on his credits to graduate. Today, he has completed all of his credits an"
- Another Texans Can! Success Story: James
"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
"I moved to Houston with my family from Honduras when I was 8 years old. I have always worked hard in school and dreamed of going to college one day to obtain a degree in Business Management."
"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
"La’Phadra moved to Houston in October from Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was behind in school because her family moved around alot. She said she attended a lot of different schools and didn’t learn as much as she should have."
"Ashley is one of our students of the month at the Fort Worth Can! Academy Campus Drive campus."
"Giving up should never be used in anyone's vocabulary because giving up should never be an option."
- Ravyn's Success Story