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Person of the Week (Makenzie Snyder) #744851

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 26, 2003
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Makenzie Snyder†, who initially received 15,000 dollars from the Freddie Mac mortgage company to help disadvantaged children in the foster care system, profiled; details given about her Website-operated Children to Children program that accepts donations from the public; scenes shown of Makenzie at work. [SNYDER - explains deciding to help foster kids who had to carry their belongings in trash bags.] [Mother Margie SNYDER - talks about her daughter's deliveries.] [Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri, SOLDIER - comments on the duffel bag program.]

Reporter(s):
Vargas, Elizabeth
Duration:
00:03:40

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