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How to Promote Equity

Candle Wishes—The students in this NEHS chapter felt compassion for their fellow classmates whose families could not afford to throw them a birthday party. By partnering with the organization Candle Wishes, they were able to throw a memorable party, providing gifts and much-needed supplies to underprivileged children in their community.

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How to Promote Equity

Candle Wishes—The students in this NEHS chapter felt compassion for their fellow classmates whose families could not afford to throw them a birthday party. By partnering with the organization Candle Wishes, they were able to throw a memorable party, providing gifts and much-needed supplies to underprivileged children in their community.

Read more about this project in the National Student Project Database.