PV grad vows to stay in Peru, ‘die trying’ to help others amid disaster

Torrential rains last week in Peru have caused some of the worst — and deadly — flooding seen there in two decades, yet one Quad-City native has no plans to leave the country.

Daniel Klopp, a 1994 graduate of Pleasant Valley High School, has called the nation on the west coast of South America his full-time residence since 2003.

The 40-year-old lives in a “small apartment” in the country’s coastal capital of Lima and runs Voices 4 Peru,

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