Paying it Forward - 2011 Profiles

Mykah K.


When Mykah graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from University of Phoenix, she didn’t just earn a degree; she got a promotion and a sense of job security as well. Mykah saw in her co-worker Brandi the talent and drive necessary to pursue a higher education. Mykah recognized the momentum Brandi had already achieved professionally and wanted to see her continue down an established path toward success.

Brandi B.


Brandi a stand-out family support worker, was highly engaged in serving her own community when Mykah K. nominated her for the Paying it Forward® Scholarship. Brandi sees education as a priceless resource to underwrite her goals: to grow the small program where she works, to support the families it serves and to continue to make an impact in people’s lives every day.

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