1. {***MINDY***}
    THE AIDS EPIDEMIC HAS CLAIMED MILLIONS OF LIVES IN AFRICA.
    IN KENYA ALONE, THERE ARE AN ESTIMATED ONE-AND-A-HALF MILLION ORPHANS, LEFT BEHIND BECAUSE THE VIRUS KILLED THEIR PARENTS.
    BUT, EVEN THAT FAR AWAY, CENTRAL OHIO IS MAKING A DIFFERENCE... AND HELPING SOME OF THOSE CHILDREN.
    {***MARSHALL***}
    I WAS LUCKY ENOUGH TO FOLLOW A COLUMBUS GROUP TO NAIROBI TO SEE IF THEIR EFFORTS ARE PAYING OFF.
    [TAKE STINGER]{***STINGER***}
    THIS MORNING, IN THE FIRST OF A SERIES OF SPECIAL REPORTS, WE’LL INTRODUCE YOU TO THE PEOPLE OF “COLUMBUS MUZIKI” (myoo-ZEE-kee) AND THE CHILDREN OF “RAFIKI” (rah-FEE-kee).

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  2. [2-SHOT]{***MINDY***}
    CENTRAL OHIOANS ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN AFRICA.
    THEY’RE HELPING SOME OF THE MILLIONS OF CHILDREN WHO’VE BEEN ORPHANED BY THE H-I-V AND AIDS EPIDEMIC.
    {***MARSHALL***}
    WITH OHIO HELP, THE PEOPLE OF RAFIKI HAVE BUILT A SUCCESSFUL SCHOOL AND THEY’RE PROVIDING HOUSING FOR DOZENS OF YOUNG PEOPLE WHO, OTHERWISE, MAY HAVE ENDED UP ON THE STREETS.
    RECENTLY, A GROUP FROM COLUMBUS WENT TO KENYA TO CHECK ON THE ORPHANAGE’S PROGRESS.

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  3. [BIG VISION: Columbus Muziki graphic]
    [2-SHOT]{***MINDY***}
    CENTRAL OHIOANS ARE CHANGING LIVES ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD BY GIVING AIDS ORPHANS NEW HOPE.
    {***MARSHALL***}
    THEY’RE CONNECTING THROUGH “MUZIKI” (myoo-ZEE-kee) WHICH IS THE SWAHILI WORD FOR “MUSIC.”
    [TAKE NATSFULL
    AT:
    TO:
    NAME: Rafiki 03 Intro NATSFULL-VO
    DURATION: ]{***NATSFULL & BANNER***}

    [TAKE VO]{***VO***}
    {***MINDY***}
    THE FUNDRAISING BEGAN HERE IN COLUMBUS WITH A CONCERT CALLED “MUSIC IN THE ROUND.”
    LOCAL ARTISTS HELPED THE CAPITOL SQUARE ROTARY CLUB PUT ON A NIGHT OF INTIMATE PERFORMANCES IN THE BREWERY DISTRICT.
    THE MONEY IS EARMARKED TO FUND THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW MUSIC SCHOOL FOR THE ORPHANAGE.
    [TAKE STINGER]{***STINGER***}
    {***MARSHALL***}
    NBC-4 FOLLOWED A GROUP FROM COLUMBUS TO KENYA TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE NEW MUSIC SCHOOL AND HOW OHIOANS ARE MAKING IT POSSIBLE.

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