Howard — After her Aunt Marlene was diagnosed with breast cancer in the spring of 2009, Olivia Bates knew she wanted to do something to help.



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One Response to “10-year-old does her part to help prevent breast cancer”

  1. Laura Burton

    Thank you for publishing such a wonderful story. So often we hear of young people getting in trouble, but this is a great reminder that there are young people making a difference in the world. I hope you will continue to publish encouraging and uplifting stories. Olivia Bates, you are awesome!!!!