One True Thing
Life's questions, big and small
by Jennifer Haupt

Elissa Montanti: Reaching Out to Help Others is Best Cure.
Shared her secret panic attacks to help young, traumatized victims of war.

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Elissa will appear on 05/02/2013 on MSNBC Morning Joe to discuss her book.
CNN Logo Elissa Montanti Stands By Wounded Children Around The World
By: Pamela Burke

We saw a fascinating piece on CBS’ “60 Minutes” last year about Elissa Montanti, an amazing woman who brings children with missing limbs to the U.S. from all over the world to be rehabilitated. Her endless determination to help young people survive and prosper is remarkable. Once you hear her story, you don’t forget it.
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CNN Logo Global Medical Relief Fund Gets "Dream House"
By: Mara Montalbano

After years of moving its base of operations around the Island, the Global Medical Relief Fund now has a place to call home.
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Daring to Dream on Staten Island
By Scott Blakeman

"What higher mission is there in life than helping an injured child?" asked Elissa Montanti yesterday at the ribbon cutting for the Dare To Dream House on Staten Island.
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CBS Evening News Global Medical Relief Fund still going strong
By Scott Pelley

(CBS News) - Elissa Montanti is a woman in New York who worried about children in war. She had no money, no experience, but she started a charity to bring these children to the United States for treatment.
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60 Minutes

"60 Minutes" and correspondent Scott Pelley wanted to see how she does it, so, for four months, they followed us on a journey with one child, a nine year-old boy from Iraq named Wa'ad.
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People magazine Making a Difference

The Saint of Staten Island
Coping with her own loss, Elissa Montanti found a cause worthey her passion: helping war-wounded kids.
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For additional press please visit Global Medical Relief Fund website


Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Dutton Adult (August 2, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0525952950
ISBN-13: 978-0525952954

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