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From The Ground Up

From The Ground Up

Let me just start by saying that gardening and nutritional education saved my life. I was 270 pounds on 15 medications. I‘ve survived 7 heart attacks and 2 strokes. I’m now 140 and take 1 medication. I realized that I…
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Bricks Under Foot

Bricks Under Foot

Show me a parent who hasn’t been frustrated with an out of control Lego® brick storage system.  At some point it’s inevitable.  The bricks are usually dumped into bins but many times spread out and underfoot.  Ouch!  As the co-owner…
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Humane Heroes

Humane Heroes

Have you heard about Butte Humane Society’s Humane Heroes? In recent years Butte Humane Society (BHS) has been looking into providing kids with volunteer opportunities, but with liability issues and a lack of space, nothing seemed plausible.  Fortunately, a very…
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Life Changing Programs

Life Changing Programs

For many youth today, the transition from childhood to adulthood is a challenging one. This journey requires youth ages 8-17 to understand and manage such things as physical changes in their bodies, friendships and relationships with others, greater freedom and…
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The Chico Buddy Walk ®

The Chico Buddy Walk ®

Celebrating Community Members with Down Syndrome.   The Chico Buddy Walk® started as a small idea brought together by a few parents and friends who wanted to be able to bring together our community to celebrate and learn about our…
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