Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

Stevens Point 16-year-old promotes reading development through nonprofit

2:15 AM, Mar. 2, 2013
Rachel Ley, right, presents a book packet to Sandra Mork and her newborn son, Sawyer, at Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital in Weston through her nonprofit Literacy for Little Ones.
Rachel Ley, right, presents a book packet to Sandra Mork and her newborn son, Sawyer, at Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital in Weston through her nonprofit Literacy for Little Ones.
  • Filed Under

When Rachel Ley was in fifth and sixth grades at Washington Service-Learning Center, she remembers being troubled as she watched some of her classmates struggle to read.

"There were a couple of students in my class who had to get pulled out for individual reading help," she said. "I, myself, had always been a very avid reader; I loved it. I never really experienced a challenge in reading, and it really hurt me to have to see them struggling to keep up with where the rest of my class was."

When Rachel, now 16, mentioned this to her mother, Mary Tierney-Ley, she learned that her mother had used a "10 ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
573 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
856 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1013 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1271 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports