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Spurred by loss, Palo Alto teacher organizes suicide awareness walk

Original post made on May 10, 2019

Jaclyn Petty, a fourth grade teacher in Palo Alto whose brother died by suicide in 2016, is organizing the Peninsula's first-ever Hike for Hope on May 19 to raise money for suicide awareness.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 10, 2019, 6:44 AM

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Posted by anonymouse
a resident of Barron Park
on May 10, 2019 at 8:00 am

Ms. Petty is so brave to share this deep loss with the community. It takes great strength to take this pain and channel it into a concrete action. She is a powerful positive force for Palo Alto children and the community at large. I am deeply moved by this story.

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