Lunch for 2 at Albuquerque Brings Out the Best in Community

Little boy asks his mom to make an extra lunch for a classmate that sits alone, spawning an effort to help a single mom and her son.
1:16 | 10/19/16

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Finally tonight here, America strong. The boy with a simple request for his mother. lunches every day? Here's ABC's David Wright. So, Dylan's principal called this morning. Reporter: An emotional Facebook live post from an Albuquerque mom. I don't even know where to start. Reporter: All year long, Josette Durand has been making two school lunches. One for her son, Dylan, one for his friend. He said, it's for this little boy at school and he sits by himself and all he eats is a fruit cup, so, you can please make him some lunch? Reporter: First, the boy's mom offered to pay her back. I could relate to her, because, you know, I've been there. I've been that single mom, you know, that doesn't want to ask for help. Reporter: Then, all the other moms took up a collection. We paid up all the past due accounts for all the kids that need lunch, right? So, now, no one in that school owes any lunch money and everybody can eat. Reporter: One mom helping others, one lunch at a time. David Wright, ABC news, new York. We salute Dylan and his mom, and all those small gifts and acts of kindness across this country. Thanks for watching here on a Tuesday night. I'm David Muir. I hope to see you right back here tomorrow night. And from all of us here at ABC Imagine if your child

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