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Monthly Archives: July 2013

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center Summer Garden Update

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Despite the very wet spring and then hot, dry St. Louis summer, the garden project at the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center in East St. Louis, Illinois is doing great. On a visit there mid-July, representatives of FamilyFarms Charities were thrilled to see groups of students diligently weeding and caring plants. Using hoes, trowels, and other garden [...]

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Trivia Night

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Some have said FamilyFarms Group Teams and staff are highly competitive. They are correct. If there was ever any doubt about that, it was put to rest during the hotly contested trivia match. With 10 categories ranging from “What Network is it on?” to “FamilyFarms Group Trivia,” and ten questions in each category, Laura Cornille-Cannady had [...]

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FamilyFarms Charities 5K in Indianapolis

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Nearly 60 FamilyFarms Group Team members, staff and visitors participated in the third annual 5K held in Indianapolis during our summer conference. The canal walk area provided the perfect venue for this event which started at 6:30 am. Most wore their red 5K T-shirt, designed again this year by Rob Sladek. Upon completion of the [...]

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