Remarkable Futures Scholarship winners come from all different backgrounds — people who overcame serious childhood illnesses, first-generation immigrants and parents returning to school to finish their degrees. What these winners all have in common is that they share Chick-fil-A’s values of leadership, service and teamwork.
There isn’t much that can slow down Faith D’An Nixon. At a young age, Nixon pitched in to help take care of her family, providing care and support for her mother, who faced several health ailments and raised Nixon on her own.
When she was a child, Saskya Simon’s mother used to tell her, “the difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.” It’s a quote she has kept close to her heart, motivating her to work hard and be her best.