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An eight years old child, played by Shruti Sharma from Robinson Secondary, is at home alone because the parents cannot afford daycare.
This is Fairfax County’s Life in the State of Poverty simulation, held on 4-27-2011 at the Government Center. The students are members of the Fairfax County Youth Leadership Program. The poverty simulation program is sponsored by the county’s Community Action Advisory Board.