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Mom continues water safety crusade in son's memory

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Wanda Butts is still working to turn the tragedy of her son Josh's drowning death into life-saving classes for other kids.

We've introduced you to Wanda before. In the seven years since she lost her son Josh, she's been helping other children learn to swim. She says people turned up early for the water safety classes her organization The Josh Project offered on Saturday.

"It means the awareness is getting out there. It makes me so happy, because we've been at this for awhile. Josh died in 2006  and this is about the best response we've had."

CNN named Butts one of its top ten heroes in 2012.
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