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The Power of One Person

  • Diana Mendoza

    Diana Mendoza

    “The community garden is a great opportunity to be active physically as well as in my community, but most importantly I am able to provide my family with fresh vegetables free from chemicals. That is something special and truly unique.”

    Growing a Garden and Sense of Community

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  • Rojer Moody

    Rojer Moody

    “Nutrition incentive programs are good as gold.”

    Someday Farms, led by Rojer Moody, looks to help its community regain a healthier lifestyle.

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  • Kelly Carlisle

    Kelly Carlisle

    “I was meant to grow food, and growing food was going to transform my community.”

    Kelly Carlisle served her country in the US Navy, then decided to serve her neighborhood in East Oakland.

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Stories of Impact

Turning the Table on Poor Eating Habits

Turning the Table on Poor Eating Habits

With the help of Daily Table, Terry was able to change the way he shopped for food.

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Joan

Sewing Her Family Out of the Slums

Joan did not believe her children would be able to make it out of the slums and she was beginning to lose hope.

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Mickey Clayton

New Vehicle Gives Injured Veteran Free Reign on Her Farm

Mickey served seven years in the Army and was medically discharged when she suffered a permanent leg injury while on tour in Iraq.

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