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Transitional housing helps East Bay veteran put the dark times behind, regain his life

Christopher Underwood served his country for more than two decades. From 1990 to 2012, he handled deployments at U.S. Air Force and ...
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East Bay senior facility volunteers turn to love to keep hope alive for guests

In the back of her mind, Sharon Lobato never doubted that the summer of 2020 would be personally challenging. She needed hip ...
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Civicorps apprenticeship gives Oakland woman another chance

There was a time when the future did not look all that promising for Lily Nguyen. When she was 18, Nguyen was ...
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East Bay woman credits Legal Assistance for Seniors with restoring normalcy to her life

It was the most difficult and painful decision Diana Dominguez ever had to make. But the 72-year-old widow knew she desperately needed ...
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Daughter of immigrants gets help for college dreams

Socoro Tamayo-Perez doesn’t come across as a young woman who has ever doubted herself. At 21, she is friendly, upfront and admits ...
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Meals on Wheels Diablo Region is more than just a meal

Katharine Broadnax, who has successfully fought cancer twice, including a recent battle, was doubly worried about her health when the COVID-19 pandemic ...
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