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My Hiram-Mantua NBA XPLOR Experience

Isaac Ackerman   |   June 04, 2019
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As 2018-19 NBA XPLOR Cohort ends, Isaac Ackerman, NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Resident in Hiram-Mantua, Ohio took some time to share his favorite highlight of the year he spent working with NBA Connect partner Hiram Farm and United Campus Ministries. His host congregation has been Hiram Christian Church.

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NBA XPLOR 2018-19 Hiram-Mantua House: Fortune Cookies

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