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Nuturing Youth

2012-07-01, Department, by McKenya Dilworth-Abdalla

Community gardens provide essential food education to youngsters and offer a beneficial outlet for practical creativity.Two years ago, I was attempting to play football in the back of my recreation center in Alexandria, Virginia, with some youth who were determined to prove that a woman who wears heels everyday did not have the capability of throwing a football, wh....

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Great article and awesome work with the kids!