Ahmeed Turner, the chapter director of Say Yes Syracuse, says Say Yes Syracuse Scholar Yanira Gonzalez  “is not a person who looks at all the reasons why something can’t happen.’’

“If it hadn’t been for Say Yes, I would probably be struggling — still in college while trying to pay for it,” – Keasya Hudgins CNY Community Foundation Annual report 2016.

Say Yes to Education celebrated their 25th anniversary in 2012. Here’s My Chance (HMC) produced a powerful, emotionally charged video telling the stories of Say Yes to Education alumni.

Cora Cool-Mihalyi, a graduating senior in the Syracuse University School of Education and a Say Yes Scholar, says she’s proud to be a Syracuse City school District graduate.

Thandekah Dancil is a successful Say Yes scholar. She appeared on WCNY Jim Reith show.

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