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Local church group to help in Uganda

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After the Watoto Children's Choir visited Detroit Lakes a year ago, a group of people from the Zion Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes decided it was time to return the visit.


From Dec. 29-Jan. 12, 18 adults and youth will travel to Uganda to build a schoolroom for those in need.

"There's 60 million kids orphaned in Africa because of AIDS," Joe Milner said. The children have no place to live, many are living on the streets, taken to become soldiers or prostitutes.

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