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Fresno Sweet Potato Project aims to plant seeds of growth for African American kids

During Thursday Sweet Potato Club meetings, teens sit and discuss the complexities of the spud business. About 15 middle school and high school students are spending their summer working on the Sweet Potato II Project – a skill-development project for lower-income kids, organized by theWest Fresno Family Resource Center. It is a neighborhood-level piece [...]

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Teenagers Learning About Ag Entrepreneurship

FRESNO, Calif. Young students are spending their Summer creating their own business plan within the ag industry, most of the students are from West Fresno. Program coordinators say it's helping keep teenagers off the streets and plan for a better future. It's an entrepreneurship crash course, being taught to young [...]

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