Advocate for education remembered through endowment

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Students at Norfolk High School already are able to get a jump on their college education, thanks to a program which allows for dual-credit earning.

But now, thanks to a new endowment, the program has become affordable for many more students.

The Norfolk Public Schools Foundation announced this week the creation of the Margaret Robinson Higher Education Fund, made possible because of a gift from the family of the late Robinson, a longtime advocate of education.

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