Susan Andersen, left, founder of a Charlotte scholarship for mothers attending college, with Amanda Ruiz and her son Jayden, 8, at the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte. Ruiz, who is working on a degree in finance at UNCC, is a recipient of the ANSWER scholarship.
Susan Andersen, left, founder of a Charlotte scholarship for mothers attending college, with Amanda Ruiz and her son Jayden, 8, at the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte. Ruiz, who is working on a degree in finance at UNCC, is a recipient of the ANSWER scholarship. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
Susan Andersen, left, founder of a Charlotte scholarship for mothers attending college, with Amanda Ruiz and her son Jayden, 8, at the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte. Ruiz, who is working on a degree in finance at UNCC, is a recipient of the ANSWER scholarship. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

Charlotte area scholarship helps mothers realize their college dreams

August 17, 2016 06:00 AM

UPDATED August 20, 2016 04:54 PM

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