Educate illiterate

I am a youth ambassador of world literacy foundation, I want to help other read, learn, and write

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Additional categories (optional)

  • Education

Are you employed by T-Mobile or related to an employee of T-Mobile?

  • No

Eligibility: Date of Birth

November 1 2001

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1 Rogers drive Milford de 19963

Website or social media url(s) (optional):

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Date You Started Your Project Started

May/28/2019

Project Stage: Select the description below that best applies to your approach.

  • Idea (hoping to get started in the future)

1. The Problem: What problem are you helping to solve?

Illiteracy in USA.

2. Your Solution: How are you planning to solve this problem? Share your specific approach.

Planing on opening a open library and tutoring.

3. Personal Journey: What’s the story behind why you decided to start this project?

I saw many people being left behind, because they don’t know how to read or write or speak. I want to help them.

5. Example: Please walk us through a specific example of what happens when a person or group gets involved with your project.

The more people the better it will be. If we can all teach one person how to read, writ and speak the illiteracy level will decrease.

6. The X Factor: What is different about your project compared to other programs or solutions already out there?

In my project I am helping people without asking for anything.

7. Impact: How has your project made a difference so far?

It has just started, all the plannings are for future.

8. What’s Next: What are your ideas for taking your project to the next level?

Telling more people and getting more involved

9. Which of the following types of expertise would be most useful for you?

  • Legal Services


10. Finances: If applicable, have you mobilized any of the following resources so far?

  • Family support

Help Us Support Diversity! Part 1 [optional] Which of the following categories do you identify with?

  • Asian (for example: Chinese, Filipino, Indian, Vietnamese, Korean, Japanese, Pakistani) (9)

Help Us Support Diversity! Part 2 [optional] Do you identify as part of any of the following underrepresented communities?

  • No, I do not identify with an underrepresented community

How did you hear about this challenge?

  • Social media
  • Ashoka page or contact

Evaluation results

2 evaluations so far

1. Overall evaluation

5 - This idea rocked my world. It’s awesome! - 0%

4 - This idea seems really exciting. With a little more polishing, it’d be among my favorites. - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 0%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 50%

1 - It didn’t make my heart beat faster. - 50%

2. Changemaker Quality

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 0%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 50%

1 - This entry is weak here - 50%

3. Creativity

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 0%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 50%

1 - This entry is weak here - 50%

No Answer - 0%

4. Commitment

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 100%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 0%

1 - This entry is weak here - 100%

No Answer - 0%

5. Connection

5 - Absolutely, 100%! - 0%

4 - I feel really good about this - very promising - 0%

3 - This has some good elements and some areas for development - 50%

2 - This doesn’t inspire me so much - 0%

1 - This entry is weak here - 50%

No Answer or No Connection - 0%

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I am also a Youth Ambassador for World Literacy Foundation!

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