Maritza Cordero, center, cares for her daughter's prematurely born grandchildren, 6-mont-old Isabella, and 3-year-old Jacob. She struggles to take care of her family while in the process of adopting them. The three are photographed inside her Homestead home where she lives with her other daughter, Ellena Cordero.
Maritza Cordero, center, cares for her daughter's prematurely born grandchildren, 6-mont-old Isabella, and 3-year-old Jacob. She struggles to take care of her family while in the process of adopting them. The three are photographed inside her Homestead home where she lives with her other daughter, Ellena Cordero. CARL JUSTE MIAMI HERALD STAFF
Maritza Cordero, center, cares for her daughter's prematurely born grandchildren, 6-mont-old Isabella, and 3-year-old Jacob. She struggles to take care of her family while in the process of adopting them. The three are photographed inside her Homestead home where she lives with her other daughter, Ellena Cordero. CARL JUSTE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

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