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Amazing Kid: Austin Gutwein

Amazing Kid Austin Gutwein has raised millions of dollars for charity, using his favorite sport to make a difference. Credit: Courtesy of Hoops of Hope Amazing Kid: Austin Gutwein Age: 16 Grade: 11th Home Town: Mesa, Ariz....He was inspired to action by the story of a little Zambian girl named Maggie who had lost both of her parents to AIDS.

Amazing Kid: Neha Gupta

Neha Gupta visits with orphans in India. Credit: Vikas Gupta
Amazing Kid: Neha Gupta Age: 14 Grade: 9th Home Town: Yardley, Penn. School: Pennsbury High School, Fairless Hills, Penn. Favorite Ice Cream: Mango Why Neha is Amazing: Neha...
Inspired by her grandparents, Neha started raising money for orphans and underprivileged children when she was just 9 years old.

J. K. Rowling to Raise $30 Million for Orphans?

I never really thought much about J. K. Rowling. Sure, she is a woman and a mom. She's a writer and a celebrity, now, too. She's tackled lawsuits--that's how you know when you've really made it, eh? But I never thought about her personally. Until...

Should adoption listings include photos?

Canadians are wrestling with the question of whether or not photos should be included when listing children available for adoption. A recent report released by the Centre for Leadership and Community Learning didn't make a recommendation one way or...

Madonna unhappy with media involvement of her adoption

Madonna has been quite vocal in her displeasure over the media coverage concerning her new son, David Banda. Reporters asking her why she didn't look closer to home for a baby or implications that she got special treatment to adopt the young boy have...

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