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Charlotte school’s I-CAP fosters creative expressions of life lessons

The Charlotte Observer City News Saturday, September 27, 2014 It’s 3:15 p.m. on a Tuesday afternoon: School announcements blare over the sound system and a crowd of students floods the halls at Bruns Academy. Most students are hurrying home, but 16 … Continue reading

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Foundation celebrates building Liberian school

The Charlotte Observer Cabarrus News Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Saya Doe-Sio knows what it’s like to overcome challenges. Doe-Sio grew up in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, Liberia, and struggled every day. Her mother, the late Annie T. Doe, encouraged her … Continue reading

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Charlotte wounded veterans to get free home

The Charlotte Observer Lake Norman News (University City) Thursday, August 08, 2013 On Nov. 8, a wounded U.S. military veteran will be honored with a mortgage-free home from Fairway Independent Mortgage of the Carolinas, the Boot Campaign and the Military … Continue reading

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Executive finds that service is her calling

The Charlotte Observer South Charlotte News (North) Tuesday, July 29, 2014 DeAnne Bennett lives with purpose. On April Fools’ Day 2010, Bennett quit her job as vice president of Sales at Univision, an American Spanish-language broadcast television network. At the … Continue reading

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UNC Charlotte student wins U.N. language contest

The Charlotte Observer Lake Norman News Friday, July 18, 2014 Lauren Klein, a 20-year-old rising sophomore at UNC Charlotte, is one of 60 college students worldwide to win the United Nations’ “Many Languages, One World” essay contest. She received round-trip airfare … Continue reading

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