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Students from Diamond Path Elementary School walk with gallon jugs of water as part of a fundraiser to send money to a school in Kenya.

A mile in their shoes

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When the students at Diamond Path Elementary School set out to walk a mile in someone else's shoes, they took the saying pretty literally.


Throughout the day May 31, students at all grade levels gathered outside the building, hoisted milk jugs filled with water and set off on a hike down a nearby path. Along the way, they stopped to learn facts about people who live in areas where there is no running water. People for whom long walks to fetch water are a daily necessity.

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