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  • Summer institute for kids in high poverty schools

    Kids work at the Summer Institute at Compassionate Tabernacle of Faith in Raleigh on Monday, July 20, 2015. The church works with students at nearby Walnut Creek Elementary School, an almost all-minority and high poverty school that resulted from Wake County dialing back on the use of busing for diversity.

Kids work at the Summer Institute at Compassionate Tabernacle of Faith in Raleigh on Monday, July 20, 2015. The church works with students at nearby Walnut Creek Elementary School, an almost all-minority and high poverty school that resulted from Wake County dialing back on the use of busing for diversity. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Kids work at the Summer Institute at Compassionate Tabernacle of Faith in Raleigh on Monday, July 20, 2015. The church works with students at nearby Walnut Creek Elementary School, an almost all-minority and high poverty school that resulted from Wake County dialing back on the use of busing for diversity. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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