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2021 LEAP Award Winner – Lily Finnigan

LEAP stands for Living, Encouraging, Achieving and Persisting.
The award is presented to an individual who is age 14 or older
living positively with mitochondrial disease. The awardee
overcomes daily challenges to achieve goals in career, family, and
volunteer service. The individual demonstrates a positive attitude,
hope for a brighter future, and an enthusiasm that inspires others.

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