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'Give A Weigh' push seeks to help father with leukemia

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Friends of a family struck by leukemia are looking to lose weight and gain funds to help a Durham man and his family.

Donovan Engelbrecht, who is married and has two young girls, has been diagnosed with leukemia.

The Give A Weigh program, started by Amy Lykins, is looking to raise $5,000 to help.

The push started May 31 and organizers are pushing healthy weight loss and not fad diets.

You can find out more at the group's Facebook page here. People can donate on the group's website and can also pledge to a certain person's weight loss.

You can contact Lykins on the Give A Weigh Facebook page.

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