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  • Tessa Southwell volunteers at the Metropolitan Educational Theater Network, where she works with children of all ages.
  • This week's Cool Kid volunteers at the Metropolitan Educational Theater Network, where she works with children of all ages.
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  • Cool Kid Christopher Rieger is seen.
  • This week's Cool Kid gives his time to an organization called the Friendship Circle, which helps kids with special needs.
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  • This weeks Cool Kid, Kaitlyn Baltz, may be part of a different generation, but she loves volunteering at a San Dimas retirement home.
  • This week's Cool Kid may be part of a different generation, but she loves volunteering at a San Dimas retirement home.
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  • Cool Kid Jocelyn Garcia talks to Eyewitness News.
  • This week's Cool Kid has found a way to help some of the youngest patients in the fight of their lives.
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  • This week's Cool Kid has a passion that's inspiring others to turn their lives around.
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  • Cool Kid Danilo Montanez is shown in this undated file photo.
  • This week's Cool Kid Danilo Montanez knew from an early age that he wanted to protect and serve his community.
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  • This week's Cool Kid Sylvia Akar tutors kids with the goal of leading them toward the right path and a brighter future.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is reaching half way around the world to improve the lives of some orphaned students.
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  • Cool Kid Bridgett Lunde is shown petting a horse in this undated file photo.
  • This week's Cool Kid Bridgett Lunde shares her love of horses with children who are facing some of life's tougher challenges.
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  • This week's Cool Kid prepares for a career in medicine and looks forward to when his skills will help those in need.
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  • This week's Cool Kid believes in helping his neighbor, especially if that neighbor is in need.
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  • This week's Cool Kid took a near-tragic personal experience and turned it into an opportunity of hope for her peers.
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  • This week's Cool Kid has seen the anguish caused by distracted driving. He's trying to stop drivers from texting.
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  • This week's Cool Kid immediately turned his wish to be a doctor into a very helpful volunteer opportunity.
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  • Cool Kid Natalie Wharton is passionate about keeping her community healthy.
  • This week's Cool Kid, Natalie Wharton, is passionate about keeping her community healthy.
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  • Andrea Hernandez shares her love of music with others by teaching kids how to play the violin.
  • This week's Cool Kid shares her love of music with others by teaching kids how to play the violin.
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  • This weeks Cool Kid volunteers at the Museum of Tolerance because she feels a sense of urgency to bring about awareness.
  • This week's Cool Kid volunteers at the Museum of Tolerance because she feels a sense of urgency to bring about awareness.
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  • Making the cheerleading squad is a dream for many teenage girls. That dream is coming true for some special students.
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  • Protecting our environment is everyones responsibility, but for Cool Kid Amanda Ramirez-Sebree, its a lifes mission.
  • Protecting our environment is everyone's responsibility, but for Cool Kid Amanda Ramirez-Sebree, it's a life's mission.
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  • Lots of kids dream of being firefighters when they grow up. This week's Cool Kid is working to make it happen.
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  • Every kid had a lemonade stand. This week's Cool Kid is taking that money and putting it to a good cause.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is so enthusiastic about education, it took him all the way to Africa.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is proof that it only takes a little to make a big difference in your community.
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  • This week's Cool Kid knows what it's like to try to fit into new surroundings.
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  • Cool Kid Tina Bergmann loves animals. She may not be able to help them all, but shes sure doing what she can in her community.
  • This week's Cool Kid loves animals. She may not be able to help them all, but she's sure doing what she can in her community.
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  • Close to home or thousands of miles away, this week's Cool Kid knows no boundaries when it comes to helping others.
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  • Cool Kid Brenden Edwards is seen in this undated photo.
  • This week's Cool Kid is living proof that sports aren't always about winning and losing; it's about playing the sport.
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  • Cool Kid Jessica Fisher has a knack for making friends of the two-legged and four-legged variety.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is a Long Beach high school student impacting his community by giving back to his school.
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  • This week's Cool Kid gets hands-on experience for the career he's set his sights on. His community already benefits.
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  • Cool Kid Noel Cabrera is seen reading to seniors at Hillcrest Senior Living Center.
  • This week's Cool Kid has created a club to help residents of the Hillcrest Senior Living Center in La Verne.
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  • ABC7 Cool Kid Ezequias Nunez is seen coaching young soccer players.
  • This week's ABC7 Cool Kid is a true team player who gets a kick out of teaching others the rules of soccer, and life.
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  • ABC7 Cool Kid Jennifer Avalos trains a puppy to become a guide dog for the blind.
  • This week's Cool Kid Jennifer Avalos is a volunteer who helps train puppies to become guide dogs for the blind.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is tackling a tough subject with her peers. She wants to make sure they learn before it's too late.
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  • This week's Cool Kid uses what some people may see as an obstacle to inspire change for others.
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  • Opemipo Akerele is making a difference because she helps younger kids at the East Rancho Dominguez  Service Center.
  • This week's Cool Kid is an inspiring young woman who is helping kids at the East Rancho Dominguez Service Center.
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  • This weeks Cool Kid has overcome big life challenges and is now using them to her advantage to shine in her community.
  • This week's Cool Kid has overcome big life challenges and is now using them to her advantage to shine in her community.
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  • Jennifer Villacis talks about the Pacers Step Up Club to tutor students at Pomona Catholic School.
  • Learning is a top priority for this week's Cool Kid. She's using her people skills to help others with their study skills.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is reaching out in her community in a way that's very close to her heart.
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  • This week's Cool Kid helps bring clothes and some much-needed confidence to underprivileged children.
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  • Cool Kid Cesar Olvera is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Cool Kid Cesar Olvera moved to the U.S. from Mexico and is active in the Junior ROTC and volunteers on the USS Iowa.
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  • Who will be this weeks ABC7 Cool Kid? Nominate someone deserving today.
  • Help us honor youths who help out in the community and nominate someone deserving for our weekly Cool Kids segment.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is using art to pay tribute to the troops fighting overseas.
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  • This week's Cool Kid is 'fired up' about his future, and he's looking to help his community any way he can.
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  • This week's Cool Kid knows what it's like to face challenges and overcome them. He helps others do the same.
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  • ABC7 hosted a Cool Kids awards luncheon at its studios in Glendale on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013.
  • ABC7 was proud to host a 'Cool Kids' awards luncheon at its studios in Glendale on Saturday.
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  • This week's Cool Kid loves animals and wants to make the world a better place by helping them.
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