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Gates, Community Boost Seattle Health Groups

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Gates, Community Boost Seattle Health Groups

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Gates, Community Boost Seattle Health Groups

Gates, Community Boost Seattle Health Groups

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Global health has become a booming activity in Seattle. Both its nonprofit and for-profit companies are benefiting from the largesse of the Gates Foundation. But the region's interest in global health began decades ago, fueled by, among other things, a collaborative spirit.

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