Sherry Potts

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There are many reasons people give. The opportunity to “be a part of something bigger than yourself” is not an uncommon expression. For Chance and Sherry Potts, helping raise funds for and to build a bottle school in Guatemala brings with it many reasons.

For starters, there’s a huge need in the Central American country where 56 percent live in poverty and nearly one-third of citizens are illiterate.