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Fighting AIDS on the football field

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© UNICEF B-roll HIV/AIDS 2001

Like many orphans in Africa, Kennedy and his siblings were taken in by their grandmother, 62-year-old Diana Vugusta. However, they quickly saw that their grandmother was overwhelmed. Four of Vugusta’s seven daughters had died of AIDS, leaving her to raise 12 grandchildren.