From rural villages to the gritty streets of Philly, kids displaced by Maria map their emotions

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Philadelphia Inquirer

Aug 8, 12:00 AM

From rural villages to the gritty streets of Philly, kids displaced by Maria map their emotions

Morales began the map project during the school year with children from the Julia De Burgos Elementary School. But when her son, a 17-year-old at Olney Charter High School, told her about the kids displaced by Maria — They don’t know what a hoagie is or how to navigate a multi-floor school to find their classes, he told her — she created Youth Advocacy, or YA, which means “enough” in Spanish.

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