African boy raises money for famine victims

Published on 12 September 2011

In the East African nation of Somalia, people are dying of hunger. (..) In the first few weeks of his drive, Andrew collected about $6,500 in pledges for the fund he started after consulting with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the United Nations’ World Food Program. His father, a teacher, donated his entire July salary of about $500.

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