December 26, 2011 1:48 AM

Mary Sanchez | Bound to help in a time of need

Kansas Citians generously stepped up in recent days on the same cause for two very different reasons: because they felt a connection, or because they couldn’t fathom one. They came to the aid of Zenia Acedo, the 19-year-old now raising her five siblings after their mother died and their father was deported.

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