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On the front lines: A conversation with a Help Group veteran

Susan Berman started as a clinician at The Help Group 31 years ago. Back then, it was a small school for children with emotional issues. Today, the ...
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Shemesh Organic Farm Fellows spend part of their time learning to care for and work with the animals at Shalom Institute Pinat Chai Animal Center. Photo by Enon Chocron

Young adults learn farming, animal care and more at Shalom Institute

Sammy Leffe puttered contentedly through the mountain-framed fruit and vegetable garden at the Shalom Institute educational and retreat center in ...
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Members of the VIP basketball team

VIP sports programs for players with special needs, volunteer buddies

It’s a whirlwind of smiles, excitement and organized chaos when members of the VIP (Very Important Player) Basketball program take the court at ...
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Discovery Cube Los Angeles: The Valley’s new science center

Three-year-old Matthew Hobird loves playing with trash, so he was in luck when he visited Discovery Cube Los Angeles, the area’s newest childre...
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Meir Teper: Plotting an Epic Career

Israeli behind Nobu restaurants reveals secrets to success Chef Nobu Matsuhisa may have provided the culinary inspiration — and the name — for ...
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