Minnesota foundation helps couple with ill son keep their home

A Florida couple were threatened with losing their home because of the costs of caring for their second terminally ill child. The Gradient Gives Back Foundation is giving them a reprieve by paying their mortgage for a year.
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A Florida couple were threatened with losing their home because of the costs of caring for their second terminally ill child. The Gradient Gives Back Foundation is giving them a reprieve by paying their mortgage for a year.

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