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Gina Hanko, 12, says goodbye to her mom, Toni, and twin sister Sophia, right, before walking into school at St. Francis in Fort Myers. Sophia was born with cerebral palsy, a result of a shared umbilical cord, known as twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. Gina was not affected.  The family hopes to fundraise enough money to transport Sophia in a van.

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Dania Maxwell/Staff Gina Hanko, 12, says goodbye to her mom, Toni, and twin sister Sophia, right, before walking into school at St. Francis in Fort Myers. Sophia was born with cerebral palsy, a result of a shared umbilical cord, known as twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. Gina was not affected. The family hopes to fundraise enough money to transport Sophia in a van.

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