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'The art of helping' - Cornell students spend week with HAC

Posted on Mon, Apr 02, 2012

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The worst part about being homeless is changing schools and moving from place to place, according to Omayra Perez-Rivera, 13.

"It's a little bit not comfortable," the otherwise confident young teen said nervously, as she and others worked on an art project spotlighting childhood homelessness on Cape Cod.

Inside a barn turned educational art studio at the Cotuit Center for the Arts, seven students from Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., worked alongside Perez-Rivera and families who live in shelters run by Housing Assistance Corp.

Read more in the Cape Cod Times:
http://www.capecodonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20120326/NEWS/203260311/-1/NEWSLETTER100

Tags: cotuit center for the arts, housing assistance corporation