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Girl Scout with dyslexia helps kids just like her – Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri 2021-09-21 13:27:16 –

Tampa, Florida — Mariana Gillen knows what it feels like to be different. She is reading another textbook Than the other kids in her class.

“It was hard when I was young,” Mariana said. “But no one can stop dyslexia. Dyslexia is a superpower.”

14 year old Tampa girl United Way Sun Coast And the legendary restaurant owner Richard Gonzmart We will distribute the MARI kit. In short, it’s a “great reading improvement” kit.

This remarkable girl scout needed a Silver Awards project. So she decided to look inside and helped the children with dyslexia as well as her.

Each MARI kit includes headphones, word tile games, whiteboards and more to help students focus and focus.

Gonzmart, who funded the project, also suffers from dyslexia. It was something he didn’t fully understand until the second half of his life.

“At the age of 43, I realized that what I thought was a disability wasn’t,” Gonzmart said.

United Way Sun Coast distributes kits to local children.

For more information on the MARI kit click here.

This story was originally published by Sean Daily at WFTS.



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