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Gift of Life hoping to make a bigger difference in the Black community

9 days ago   |   By ABC

After receiving a life-saving procedure via the Gift of Life program, Vietnam vet Joe Pratt is paying it forward as an ambassador and hoping to see more African Americans utilize the benefits of the program.
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