Making a Difference West Edition

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Groceryships provides healthy food in low-income areas

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The seed that would eventually spawn Groceryships began on Sam Polk’s and his wife Kirsten’s couch several years ago while watching a documentary about healthy eating. Kirstin, who had been on Lipitor for high cholesterol since her 20s, broke into tears when a man with the same problem was able to Read More…

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Coalition seeks more community funding

LOS ANGELES — California lawmakers should invest more money in local communities, according to L.A. Voice, a coalition of churches, mosques, and synagogues representing more than 40,000 families in Los Angeles County. At a Town Hall meeting at Holman United Methodist Church April 30, L.A. Voice, the local affiliate of the nationwide Pico National Network, Read More…