012_sm.jpg“After the sudden death of her 26-year-old daughter left five grandchildren in her care, a Detroit woman and her husband returned to Africa to raise their new brood and watch the coconut trees grow. But the universe had other things in mind for Viola Vaughn and she started a school for hundreds of girls who were falling through society’s cracks.” (CNN Heroes) 

Thanks to Alyssa Holiday for sending the story!

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