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Breakfast fundraiser for Mexican students

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A city family is headed to Mexico over the holidays, but it isn't a typical getaway. The Liscums will travel to the Puerto Vallarta area to help out people of El Magisterio.

Minutes away from the beautiful beaches, there used to be a garbage dump. Devon Liscum visited the dump in 2008. "There were tons of people collecting garbage to sell and even eat."

Liscum and his brother Jeremy have been addressing those needs by fundraising for Children of the Dump. In the past six years, they've raised about $5,000.

Today from 8 to 10 a.m. the Liscums will host a fundraising breakfast at Applebee's on Grant Avenue.

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition December 7, 2013 A11

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