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Seeking the Wisdom of Residents: The New Community Engagement Council
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Seeking the Wisdom of Residents: The New Community Engagement Council

Charleston Promise Neighborhood works in The Neck in a collaborative relationship with members of the communities it serves. CPN staff know that they cannot serve the Neighborhood without the wisdom and insights of its neighbors. From its inception, CPN has empaneled a Community Engagement Council (CEC), a cross-section of adult community residents, to advise its…

Storytree Has Students Acting Out – And That’s Good!
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Storytree Has Students Acting Out – And That’s Good!

First graders prance about a stage in fits and starts as Andrea Rausch spits out commands. She shouts for them to stop and students halt, posed, as if preserved in amber, in the wild contortions of running. Rausch orders them to sit and they flop to the ground in ragged unison. Fifth graders follow them…

Acting on Community Engagement Council Suggestions
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Acting on Community Engagement Council Suggestions

CPN hosts monthly Community Engagement Council meetings to receive feedback and recommendations from its residents. CPN is committed to acting on recommendations from the community. In one meeting led by CPN Director of Programs Vicky Ingalls, five families shared stories about the challenges they face in school and or the neighborhood. Participants included: A grandmother…