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We look forward to honoring Norm Goldberger, Senior Partner at Ballard Spahr, as one of our two Idealists of the Year at City Year Philadelphia's Red Jacket Gala—coming up on Thursday, May 9. Read our Q&A with Norm below to learn more about his involvement with CYP and why he is dedicated to advancing educational equity.

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