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Linux - Fostering Hope

Oct 18, 2009, 20:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Starks)

[ Thanks to helios for this link. ]

"When Lynn Bender came to me with his grand plan for Linux Against Poverty, I never in my 56 years imagined the impact his efforts would have on not only us, but the disadvantaged kids of Austin and the surrounding area. Through Lynn's efforts, we were able to put together over 200 workable computers and give them away to those needing them most.

"I don't know if many of you know or understand the numbers that are in need...I mean true need, not just a matter of bad family budgeting.

"But it's like one of those troublesome dreams.

"The faster you run toward your goal, the farther away it gets.

"The goal posts moved on us again today..."

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