New Opportunity School for Women – Bringing Out Potential

Women in Central Appalachia are more likely to struggle with unemployment and a lack of educational opportunities than are their male counterparts or than women in many other parts of the country. But a small non-profit called the New Opportunity School for Women has spent the past quarter century working to assist women from Central Appalachia overcome the various obstacles that stand in the way of a college education and a career. Willie Dodson recently spent two days visiting the New Opportunity School and has this report.

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