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NY1: NYer Of The Week: Former Foster Child Encourages Families To Adopt

February 11, 2012

“I was shown that love has no boundaries and whether you have a mental disability or a physical disability, it doesn't matter because love comes from within you,”

The New York Times Neediest Cases: Amid Ailments and Loss, a Mother Forges Ahead

The New York Times
January 30, 2012

"Ms. Peralta now lives with Pedro, 4, in a one-bedroom apartment in the Bronx. Mother and son have both grappled with medical ailments, and she has dealt with financial instability while trying to support her son. Ms. Peralta has sickle cell anemia; Pedro, who was born premature at 24 weeks, is severely developmentally delayed."

The New York Times Neediest Cases: A Parent’s Determination and an Unbreakable Bond

The New York Times
November 19, 2011

"His son’s birth was a joyous occasion for Mr. Muñoz, but Malachi was born with a daunting list of problems, including a horseshoe kidney, a cleft palate, a chromosomal abnormality, asthma, a sickle-cell trait and global developmental delays. For years Malachi was also nonverbal and nonambulatory."

CBS 2 News Covers the 2011 NAC Kids Olympics

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