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PRINEVILLE -- Brandon Zemp of Crook County High School has been honored as a Rachel's Challenge hero of the month.

Rachel's Challenge is an effort coming out of the Columbine school massacre that aims to increase compassion for each other.

Brandon is inspired by his younger brother who is autistic. He spends much of his time fundraising. He wants to study neuroscience and find a cure for autism.

To nominate a student, go to the KGW.com Rachel's Challenge section.

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