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Lollipop Theater's Game Day: Turning big names into big fundraising dollars

For most kids, seeing trailers for upcoming movies is a special thrill. But for children bound in hospitals, hearing about the latest flicks drives home the sad reality of their situation: They can’t make the trip to the theater with everyone else. “They see all the ads on TV, and their brothers and sisters can go, and they can’t,” says Evelyn Iocolano, Executive Director of the Lollipop Theater Network. Lollipop, a Los Angles-based nonprofit, is dedicated to solving this especially poignant problem for sick youth.
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