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a picture is worth…

My latest dose of inspiration has been a picture is worth…, a book born from the “unwelcome distinction” given to Reading, Pennsylvania by The New York Times in 2011. A book demonstrating the power of story. Reading suffered from: The largest poverty rate of any American city (41%) Local high school drop out rates exceeding 50% College degree attainment rates of only 9% The situation was dire, and something needed to be done. And so a picture is worth… was born. a picture is worth… stemmed…

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