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Sisterly Love and ‘Sweet’ Support

Lindsey chose for her mitzvah project to raise money for the NOAH organization in honor of her sister Eva. Eva was diagnosed at 6 weeks old with Ocular Albanism. Ocular Albanism is a genetic birth defect that impairs Eva’s vision. She is highly functional in a regular classroom setting with special accommodations made for her including larger text textbooks and magnifying tools. Lindsey and her family sold homemade chocolate chip cookies and lemonade on 9/21/13. ¬†With the help of generous family, friends and strangers, Lindsey raised almost $900 towards a cause that is important to her! Lindsey commented, “I am […]

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