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For this year鈥檚 project, Quaker-affiliated students tell stories of Quaker testimonies acting in their lives.

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Center Yourself

My journey through my Quaker faith and education all started in nursery school. I went to a small Quaker nursery [鈥

Naomi Brangan, Grade 7, Buckingham Friends School, member of Wrightstown Meeting in Newtown, Pa.


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Gianna-Katsock

Our D.C. Family

Signs passed by as we continued to drive on the bumpy road. It was a dreary, dark, foggy day. The [鈥

Gianna Katsock, Grade 6, Sidwell Friends School


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Quinn-Daugherty

To Build Is to Love

The stairs to the vast, rustic house creaked as I lugged my teal trunk up the steps. The bright sunlight [鈥

Quinn Daugherty, Grade 10, Westtown School, attender of Unami Meeting in Pennsburg, Pa.


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Jadyn-Williams

Comfort in Diversity

This is my first year at Westtown School. I am a proud Christian who goes to church and worships God. [鈥

Jadyn Williams, Grade 9, Westtown School


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Will-Reardon

All Teammates Deserve Respect

Five years ago, I tried out for a new hockey team. When I walked through the glass doors of the [鈥

William Reardon, Grade 8, Buckingham Friends School


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Jocie-Resnik

Finding My Community

I grew up going to a Quaker meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina. I never truly liked going to meeting because [鈥

Jocie Resnik, Grade 9, Westtown School, member of Goshen Meeting in West Chester, Pa.


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Rosie-Reed

From the Circus to the Community

鈥淪o, Rosie 鈥 do you want to go to the Ringling Brothers Circus for their final show?鈥 my dad asks [鈥

Rosie Reed, Grade 6, Greene Street Friends School


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Olivia-Dietrich

Community or Competition

I shakily stepped out of the car. I had to grip the door for support. Even though it was a [鈥

Olivia Dietrich, Grade 6, Sidwell Friends School


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abel-rupertus

Family Is Family

I am adopted. Both my mom and my dad are white. Both of my sisters are also white. My brother [鈥

Abel Rupertus, Grade 6, Greene Street Friends School


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