Anonymous donor gives nonverbal child a speech device

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Jimmy DeCrescenzo, 2, loves his mommy, his toys and chocolate – he was just unable to say it until an anonymous donor sent his family an expensive communication device.

He was diagnosed with autism six months ago, according to his mother, Jodie, who made a post about it on Facebook.

Then a secretive Samaritan delivered Jimmy a life-changing surprise -- a voice of his own.

With his new Tobii Tablet, Jimmy can communicate with the touch of a button. The device costs about $1,000.

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