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'I Learned How People Struggle'

Listen to Terri Somerville's story about making a difference

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— Chris Usher

Storyteller:
Terri Somerville, 66
Charlotte, N.C.
Family services, Catholic Social Services, Diocese of Charlotte

 

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While the battle over immigration rages, people's lives are caught in the crossfire. Somerville decided to take a very personal step by welcoming a refugee family from Liberia, La., into her community. The friendship that ensued helped Terri understand how different we are — and how we are the same. … Back to Article

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