- Marquita Taylor has just joined Yale University as a staff member
- She has shared her celebratory and inspiring message on Facebook
- It is a story of patience, determination and perseverance
A US woman has celebrated joining the prestigious Yale University as a staff member after 10 years of college education's hard work.
Marquita Taylor shared her inspiring message on Because of Them We Can's Facebook page.
She said: "And just like that, the prayers paid off, the 10 years of college education proved worth it and the investment of money, time and tears suddenly made sense."
She continued: "I am thankful to have joined the staff of Yale University this fall, where I will be advancing education equity, public service and social justice."
Marquita added that working for one of the top universities in the world is beyond a dream come true for her.
She expressed her humility and thankfulness that God's grace has enabled her to achieve her goals.
She concluded: "Thank you to everyone who has and who continue to pray for me, who have cheered me on, who wished me well and didn't know me personally and who took a chance on me. I can finally say Mom, WE made it."
Her story is indeed inspiring and many commenters reacted positively. See some reactions below.