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Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation Raises Over $6,000 on Giving Tuesday

12/23/16
The Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation (CdLS) raised over $6,000 in less than 24 hours on Giving Tuesday in November. The global day of giving harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Giving Tuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday to help kick-off the holiday giving season. 
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Daughter never discussed aborting son with birth defect

12/22/16
When my daughter was pregnant with him, a sonogram indicated many abnormalities such as no arms, enlarged heart, spinal problems and on and on. She and her husband never even discussed abortion, and Adrian was actually taken by forced labor due to the threat on his life in the womb.
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New southern playground for children with disabilities

12/19/16
A $960,000 playground in Park Holme -- Adelaide's first designed for children with
disabilities -- may have to be scaled back amid a cloud over a large chunk of its
funding.
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