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Kathryn McBroom

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Extreme Makeover Home Edition Building for Anaiah Rucker Family

@Jot: That's a good point, Jot. I'm excited for the final reveal, too. It's a great story.

posted @ Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 21:04

Extreme Makeover Home Edition Building for Anaiah Rucker Family

@LeglEgl: My question was meant to ask if any Athens Talks commenters were donating or volunteering.

posted @ Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 20:27

Extreme Makeover Home Edition Building for Anaiah Rucker Family

Will anyone here be volunteering for the rebuild? Has anyone or their business donated supplies? Let us know!

posted @ Sunday, July 10, 2011 - 14:51

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