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Brotherly Love: Helping At A Holiday Party

During the holidays, some people like to donate food or money. Some people take it even further, throwing a party for people who otherwise might be forgotten. We met up with volunteers at a facility run by Kencrest, a non-profit that serves thousands with disabilities.

12/17/2014

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Brotherly Love: Police Officer Helps Raise Money To Aid Those Staying At Ronald McDonald House

On Tuesday night at the Ronald McDonald House in University City, red and white stripe socks were high fashion.

12/10/2014

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Brotherly Love: Sending Philadelphia To The Troops

If you’re going to get presents overseas by Christmas, you have to start early! So a couple hundred of Lower Merion School District students, military members, and volunteers hurried to Kelly’s Taproom in Bryn Mawr to pack presents for Pennsylvania and New Jersey soldiers in Afghanistan and east Africa.

12/03/2014

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Brotherly Love: Making Quilts For Kids

A Bucks County non-profit helps tens of thousands of hospitalized children every year with an army of artists making quilts.

11/26/2014

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Brotherly Love: Non-Profit Michael’s Way Vies For $100K Prize

A Philly non-profit is in the running for a big gift that could help hundreds of families dealing with a medical crisis.

11/19/2014

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Brotherly Love: Non-Profit Uses Squash To Reach Kids

A free Philadelphia sports program is getting kids off the streets and onto the court. It’s not basketball, it’s not tennis. It’s squash.

11/12/2014

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Brotherly Love: Putting Women On A Pathway To Independence

Domestic violence can steal a victim’s confidence and trust, and make them feel like they won’t ever succeed. But they can. In this week’s story of Brotherly Love, a non-profit is coaching women to be entrepreneurs.

11/05/2014

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Brotherly Love: Saturday Fundraiser For Two Boys

Saturday, a Chester County community will join together for a fundraiser to help two boys. They’re brothers, and they both have Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

10/15/2014

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Brotherly Love: Planting The Seed Of Generosity In Kids

Local children are getting lessons in charity from a Montgomery County non-profit.

10/08/2014

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Brotherly Love: Non-Profit Helps Medical Student Paralyzed In Accident

A medical student who suffered a devastating injury is facing a lifetime of medical bills that could top $2 million. Now he’s back in school. He is not letting a disability get in the way of his dream of becoming a doctor and he’s getting some help on the way.

09/30/2014

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Brotherly Love: A Meal For Anyone Who Wants One

Face to Face Germantown is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping anyone who walks in the door. For years, students from La Salle have lent a helping hand.

09/23/2014

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Brotherly Love: Bringing A Church Basement Back To Life

Two college design students are volunteering their talents to bring a church building back to life.

09/16/2014

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Brotherly Love: School Library Dedicated In Officer’s Memory

It’s a bright new room at St. Veronica School on North 6th Street, full of books and fresh paint. Hanging on the wall is a picture of Officer Daniel Boyle, who was killed 23 years ago in the line of duty and whose father went to this school.

09/09/2014

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Brotherly Love: Montco Girl’s Heart Defect Inspires Fundraiser

A Montgomery County couple whose daughter faces a life-threatening birth defect is stepping up to help people in the same situation. The parents say they received so much help from family and friends, they want to give back.

09/02/2014

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Brotherly Love: At Bethesda Project, Meals From The Heart

The Bethesda Project provides a home for people who otherwise would have nowhere to turn. Volunteer cooks make sure those people get a family meal.

08/26/2014

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