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Holding a yard sale to save children

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The Zion Lutheran Church will be holding a yard sale June 15th in order to help raise money to purchase mosquito bed nets for children in Africa. After listening to stories from people who had visited Africa telling us how many children are dying from malaria, and how something as simple as an insecticide-treated bed net for $10 can save the lives of these young children just seemed like something we needed to try to help with.

Malaria kills more than a million people worldwide each year—90 percent of them in Africa; 70 percent children under the age of five. Children can be protected by...

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