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Port Edward students hear presentation from Michael Bortolotto

Michael Bortolotto speaking to Port Edward Elementary students.  - Contributed
Michael Bortolotto speaking to Port Edward Elementary students.
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Port Edward students heard a presentation from Michael Bortolotto, a motivational speaker from Nanaimo, earlier this week. Bortolotto has cerebral palsy and shared the challenges he has overcome because of his disability with the students. His message is a powerful reminder of our need for love, acceptance and friendship.

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