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Arts & Entertainment - March 14, 2014

Giving back with a splash

Swimathon to raise funds for Children's Hospital Oakland

by Dolores Fox Ciardelli

The Banholzer family has long dreamed of giving back to the hospital that treated daughter Sarah for her leukemia, a battle that began when she was 4 1/2 years old. The treatment at Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland included 2 1/2 years of chemotherapy and several surgical procedures.

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