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Javonte Woods Foundation raises awareness for asthma, organ donation

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The Jovante Woods Foundation is a three-fold mission to bring awareness to asthma, organ donation and education.

Jovante suddenly passed away from a severe asthma attack in August of 2010. Jovante's parents, Chandra and Ickey, were inspired to help educate and prevent loss of loved ones.

Per jovantewoodsfoundation.org, one in every ten Americans suffers from asthma. The mortality rate for children under 19 has risen 80-percent the past 25 years.

The Jovante Woods Foundation also works with LifeCenter Organ Donor Network to help educate on the importance of the gift of life according to the website.

CLICK HERE: TO DONATE TO THE JAVONTE WOODS FOUNDATION





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