Because of Project GRAD, I believed I was college-bound. Then, I developed the confidence to step out of my comfort zone, knowing I had support back home. Now I am in Japan as an English teacher. Timothy Anderson, Knoxville
Because of Project GRAD, I was able to graduate from the University of Tennessee with my degree in arts and sciences. Project GRAD has had a generous hand in shaping my life through the university experience.” Daniel P. Mathewson, Knoxville
When I think of Project GRAD, many words come to mind: friendship, providers, motivators, educators, mentors, and guides. Zachary Zialcita, Knoxville
The Project GRAD family has always been there to help guide me through whatever it was I needed. I am very thankful to have them in my life. Miracle Harper, Knoxville
Through the years, Project GRAD has made available resources to me that have furthered my education and supported my professional growth. Shawn Hatmaker, Knoxville
Project GRAD pushed me through high school and undergrad just so I would be able to experience by far the best feeling ever—becoming Jenae Antoinette Anderson, J.D., future esquire. Jena'e A. Anderson, J.D., Knoxville
Project GRAD has partnered with Knox County Schools, Great Schools Partnership and the community for more than a decade to increase the number of students from challenging circumstances completing high school.