Ready to Read Corps Making a Difference

Sagal Ali is as a Ready to Read Corps team member who helps kids in the Hilltop community get ready for kindergarten. She was honored as a Champion of Change for her work with the Corps and in Somali diaspora issues. Champions of Change is a program created as part of President Barack Obama’s Winning the Future initiative.

Meet the Corps

Check out our Corps' qualifications:
  • Fluent in French and Somali and worked with UNAIDS in Kenya
  • Fluent in Spanish with a degree in Human Nutrition/Community Health
  • 8 years experience as a service coordinator in the Help Me Grow Program
  • Master’s degree in Human Development
  • BS degree in Public Health

The Ready to Read Corps is completely funded by donations. Thank you.