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NY girl’s doodle on Google’s homepage brings clean water to Bangladesh

NY girl s doodle on Google s homepage PIX 11

Audrey Zhang won the national 2014 Doodle 4 Google contest, meaning her creation will greet millions of Google users starting at midnight Sunday and will remain there through Monday.


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The fifth grader told Newsday she was excited to see her work brought to life.

She attended an awards ceremony in Mountain View, Calif., last month.

Titled “Back to Mother Nature,” Zhang’s drawing features a mythical, winged water purification machine.

Doodle 4 Google program manager Liat Ben Rafael says a doodle team of animators prepared it for its homepage debut.

In Audrey’s name, Google is donating $20,000 to a charity that brings clean water and latrines to schools in Bangladesh.

It makes me wonder if clean water and latrines is a money problem or a political problem.

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