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Sister of 11-year-old with diabetes raises $110K for research
Sister of 11-year-old with diabetes raises $110K for research

She organized 200 family and friends for a charity walk. She put together a bowling tournament and raffle that raised $5,000. Last month, she held a bake sale that earned $798 in a single day. Over the past five years, Lily Cavallaro, a whirlwind of energy, a dynamo of determination, has raised over $110,000 for type 1 diabetes research. "I want to help find a cure," Lily, a sweet-faced 13-year-old eighth-grader at St. Joseph School in Cockeysville, said of the disease she undoubtedly knows more about than most people. This, because in 2009, Lily's sister Bella, now an 11-year-old fifth grader at St. Joseph, was diagnosed with the disease. Since then, Lily has swung into...

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