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August 18, 2018

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Local school helps Afghan women build a future

From left to right: Patricia Burgoyne, an assistant superintendent at Louis Riel School Division; student Nikki Yakubowski; student Robin Mann, Lois Edwards, co-chair of the Manitoba Chapter of Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan; and teacher Rob Hrabluk at a recent cheque presentation at Island Lakes Community School. Staff and students organized a gala event earlier this year and raised more than $1,000 for the organization.

SIMON FULLER

From left to right: Patricia Burgoyne, an assistant superintendent at Louis Riel School Division; student Nikki Yakubowski; student Robin Mann, Lois Edwards, co-chair of the Manitoba Chapter of Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan; and teacher Rob Hrabluk at a recent cheque presentation at Island Lakes Community School. Staff and students organized a gala event earlier this year and raised more than $1,000 for the organization.

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