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Season of Sharing helps Bradenton woman get back on her feet

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For months, Amanda Bywaters spent restless nights lying in bed, typing questions into Google and hoping the answers that popped up on the screen could put her mind at ease.

Lakewood Ranch teen raises $30,000 for homeless veterans by making flags to honor frontline heroes

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When Lorenzo Liberti met a Vietnam veteran while serving food to the homeless with his church, he says it changed his life.

Season of Sharing helps Bradenton senior with rent amid family health struggles

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Mary Jackson’s struggle to keep up with bills is not new. Even before she sought assistance from Turning Points in November, Jackson’s attempts at juggling bills on her limited income was nearly ...

Suncoast teen donates $30K to nonprofit in honor of veterans and front line workers

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Inspired by front line healthcare workers, a Suncoast teen is helping veterans facing homelessness hope for a better tomorrow. “I find it everyday like a miracle – like I breathe and it’s like I...

COVID-19 leads to eviction spikes in Manatee. Here’s who can help you save your home

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Even though the first COVID-19 vaccines may soon become available for health care workers and residents of long-term care facilities, the misery caused by the pandemic is far from over.