WINTERVILLE, N.C.(WNCT)- Maria Garcia proved today that it is never to late to achieve your goals.
With the help of McDonald’s “Archways to Opportunity” program, Garcia was able to obtain her high school diploma.
Garcia, the manager of the McDonald’s on the corner of Firetower Road and Charles Boulevard in Greenville, has spent the past three years working towards her diploma.
“I worked really hard for it and to be honest, I can’t believe it is over,” said Garcia.
Garcia goes on to say that her ambition will not stop here.
“I am not a hundred percent sure what the next step is, but I have a lot choice,” said Garcia, ” So, whichever one, if not all of them.”
Garcia celebrated the accomplishment today surrounded by friends and family.