EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSDancers Raise Awareness For Organ Donation
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Reported by: Rick Lord
Web Producer: Bethany Simmons
Reported: Nov. 5, 2013 8:16 AM EST
Updated: Nov. 5, 2013 9:07 AM EST
Institute , Kanawha County , West Virginia
An international group of dancers stopped in Institute to help bring awareness to the importance of organ donation.
Step Afrika performed at West Virginia State University Monday evening.
The group is teaming up with the university and the Center for Organ Recovery and Education to encourage students and others to become organ donors.
Step Afrika uses the arts to help community organizations get their message out to more people.
During the 19 years of Step Afrika, the group has grown to become one of the top 10 African Dance companies in the United States.
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