“The Power Of One” Inspires North Carolina
Feb 2, 1:00 AM
'Power of One' aims to enlist help for schools
With Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools slashing teachers and programs to close a $100 million budget gap, can one volunteer make a difference at a struggling school? More than 300 people answered "Yes" Tuesday by turning out to help launch "The Power of One," a community-engagement effort built on the notion that anyone can help a high-poverty school.