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L.A. Regional Food Bank gets donation from Starbucks

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Los Angeles’ homelessness epidemic isn’t the only issue plaguing several low-income communities.  The county is full of “food deserts” leaving many residents — children, adults and seniors alike — to face the realities of hunger. Helping fight the issue is local nonprofit the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank, which has worked to Read More…

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COMMUNITY REPORT: Creating a ‘stronger’ future for L.A. veterans

What Daniel Stansell describes is the experience of too many men and women who have worn our nation’s uniform. “Employers were not sure if I could be accommodated,” he said. “They didn’t say it outright, but I could tell by their hesitance.” Stansell served five years in the U.S. Marine Corps and after leaving the Read More…