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Valley Verde - Cultivating Organic Home Gardens ...

Valley Verde – Cultivating Organic Home Gardens with Low-Income Families
Many thanks to Raffaella for today's guest post about Valley Verde, a non-profit in San Jose dedicated to helping low-income families grow organic gardens. [caption id="attachment_5479" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Growing food and eating well"][/caption] When I moved to California four years ago from Italy, I was excited to move to the birthplace of the organic food movement, and to raise my child in a place that is considered the fruit basket of the world. I was not expecting...

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Good Karma – Cast Your Vote

Oy Vey!  I have been nominated as a Jewish Community Hero! It is an honor to be up against such an amazing group of nominees. Unless we can harness the power of social networking, and gather me about 4,000 votes, I don't have much of a chance of winning.  Even so, I would be super grateful if you could take just a moment to vote for me. As most parents and teachers will tell you, positive reinforcement doesn't come very often... It sure feels good to hear about the positive impact that my work...

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