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Story Quinn


Quinn was 7 years old when she had a stroke caused by a bleeding tumour. It was just after this time that I met her at Ronald McDonald House in Auckland. Cooking with such a young cancer patient was challenging but Quinn was determined. Often she was too sick to eat, but she still wanted to be engaged in the process. Her spirit was infectious.
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Story Caitlin


Caitlin is in High School in a special needs area with a fabulous bunch of kids.  I met her when she was still a Primary student and she still totally loves to cook. Visiting her at school in Tauranga through a give-back event, thanks to G J Gardner Homes was a wonderful experience for all of us.

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