“The Power Of One” Inspires North Carolina

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Charlotte Observer

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.

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