Portrait of Tarheel of the Week Kate Deiter-Maradei, 37, a professional mediator and community volunteer with the local Savation Army, Urban Ministries and other organizations. For the past five years Deiter-Maradei has hosted service parties on Martin Luther King Day as a way to connect her recently adopted daughters with their heritage. This year she had a special sheet cake made up for her girls to honor MLK Day.
Portrait of Tarheel of the Week Kate Deiter-Maradei, 37, a professional mediator and community volunteer with the local Savation Army, Urban Ministries and other organizations. For the past five years Deiter-Maradei has hosted service parties on Martin Luther King Day as a way to connect her recently adopted daughters with their heritage. This year she had a special sheet cake made up for her girls to honor MLK Day. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Portrait of Tarheel of the Week Kate Deiter-Maradei, 37, a professional mediator and community volunteer with the local Savation Army, Urban Ministries and other organizations. For the past five years Deiter-Maradei has hosted service parties on Martin Luther King Day as a way to connect her recently adopted daughters with their heritage. This year she had a special sheet cake made up for her girls to honor MLK Day. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

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