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Family Promise: Helping the homeless get their lives on firm footing

Family Promise of Greater Modesto works to help its clients address the issues that left them homeless and to connect them with the resources that will guide them back into permanent housing and the ability to soon make in on their own. They work with 14 hosting and three supporting congregations in the Modesto, Calif., area. (Jeff Jardine/jjardine@modbee.com)

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Church in the Park: Shuttle shower gives hope to homeless, poor

The aim of Church in the Park’s Cleansing Hope Shower Shuttle, which launched in early August, is to help the homeless and poor regain some hope through the simple act of taking a warm shower at least once a week. They are hoping a Book of Dreams offering can help them secure a second shuttle. (Deke Farrow/jfarrow@modbee.com)

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Healthy Aging Association: Keeping seniors strong, balanced and limber

The Modesto-based Healthy Aging Association operates Young at Heart exercise classes at more than two dozen locations in Stanislaus County and in Ripon. It serves more than 1,500 people. (Kevin Valine/kvaline@modbee.com)
Healthy Aging Association: Keeping seniors strong, balanced and limber 0:59

Healthy Aging Association: Keeping seniors strong, balanced and limber

Chemo Crew: Getting through chemo with help of those who've gone throught it 1:37

Chemo Crew: Getting through chemo with help of those who've gone throught it

United Samaritans Foundation: Helping homeless, poor by offering life's essential 2:29

United Samaritans Foundation: Helping homeless, poor by offering life's essential

Family Promise: Helping the homeless get their lives on firm footing 1:23

Family Promise: Helping the homeless get their lives on firm footing