Did you see this article in Straits Times yesterday?
Don't worry if not, it's online and the link is below.
It tells the story of Aisyah, one of the children on our program who has been receiving reading lessons from our volunteers for the past 2 and a half years.
Click here to see the full story: Her mother, aunt, grandparents are ex-cons. Can Aisyah break the cycle?
While in prison, Salimah Sukar feared that she would remain trapped in a cycle of crime, and separated from her children.
Worse, Salimah fretted that her children would fall behind at school while she was unable to be there to motivate them.
See how we worked with Salimah to provide the support she needed.