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It Takes a Village, and a Country Mart, to Help Children in Need

June 4, 2014

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When Marin Country Mart’s CEO and Founder Jim Rosenfield and Sunny Hills’ CEO Mary Denton met, they realized that they share a lot—both believe in building strong communities, the importance of giving back, and both work to ensure better and brighter futures for children, especially those with the odds stacked against them. Jim is a […]

Leaving the Gang Life Behind: The Importance of a Support Network

November 6, 2012

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While reading today’s New York Times, an article about youth in the juvenile justice system caught my eye. According to the article, more than 80 percent of juveniles who enter the criminal justice system early in life have at some point belonged to a gang, and the average age of first gun use was an […]