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Efren Peñaflorida Wins CNN Hero Of The Year 2009

03/18/2010 05:12 am 05:12:02 | Updated May 25, 2011

CNN -- Efren Peñaflorida, who started a "pushcart classroom" in the Philippines to bring education to poor children as an alternative to gang membership, has been named the 2009 CNN Hero of the Year.

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