Pamela Moncree does more in 24 hours than most of us can do in a week. When Moncree isn’t serving customers out of her Durham, N.C. Chick-fil-A, she’s running a tutoring program out of the restaurant for local elementary school students who need help with reading, math and science.
Growing up in Nigeria, against the backdrop of an unstable political climate, Adaobi Gwacham’s parents dreamt of a new life for their five children. “Nigeria was different and difficult, but it was all we knew. We made the best of it,” says Gwacham.