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Inspiring U

Inspiring U: Over the Rainbow

Posted on September 25, 2013

Helping those who cannot help themselves since 1974, Over the Rainbow Association provides housing for people with severe physical disabilities.

Inspiring U: Candy Waters

Posted on September 18, 2013

After taking up painting at the age of six, Candy Waters—a young girl with autism—has become a source of inspiration for other families with autistic children.

Inspiring U: Garrett Popcorn Mural

Posted on September 11, 2013

Commercial artist Rahmaan Statik led a team of Chicago students in the creation of a large mural that now adorns the wall of Garrett Popcorn’s Chatham location.

Inspiring U: Books of Love

Posted on September 4, 2013

Bringing love and literacy to underprivileged communities, William Hall’s Books of Love aims to get a million books into children’s hands all around the country.

Inspiring U: Speech Master Pro

Posted on August 28, 2013

Determined to overcome his speech impediment, Daniel Floyd discovered how to tighten up enunciation, leading him to invent the Speech Master Pro.

Inspiring U: R.H. School of Performing Arts

Posted on August 21, 2013

Using dance and modeling to instill self-confidence and self-esteem, R.H. School of Performing Arts prepares its students for a bright future in college and beyond.

Inspiring U: Jason Roberts

Posted on August 14, 2013

Recent high school graduate Jason Roberts is on a quest to raise the funds needed to attend The University of Pennsylvania.

Inspiring U: Magic Johnson Bridgescape

Posted on August 7, 2013

An academy that provides an opportunity for students to reach education goals, Magic Johnson Bridgescape helps put kids on the fast track to college.

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