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Makkovik Teen Raising Money to help Build a School

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Growing up with an education is a wonderful thing. But for many kids, it isn't possible. But one student in Makkovik wants to help other youth get a proper education. Charlene Gear is a seventeen-year-old student at J.C. Erhardt Memorial. She's campaigning to help build a school for children in need using a website called "pencils of promise DOT org", Labrador Morning's Byron Hamel reached her on the phone at her school just before class.

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