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Donations for Haitian children grow at Valley Forge Flowers
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So when the Wayne resident learned of efforts to help 500 children in Haiti who would be unlikely to have something to eat day during the summer, she was touched and decided to help raise money for efforts to feed them. “Most of them are not guaranteed ...
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Back to Haiti: Amherst-based nonprofit returns to country where a car crash ...
BELCHERTOWN — For Douglas Albertson there was never any question about going back to Haiti after a deadly road accident last summer that ripped at the soul of the organization he leads. He was at his desk in the Belchertown municipal offices, where he ...
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Minn. woman contracts mosquito virus in Haiti
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