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Young Women's Christian Assn. of El Paso Texas YWCA
November 30, 2010

I was lucky enough to participate in this years (2010) Halloween celebration at the Sara McKnight TLC in El Paso. I helped prepare a cookout of hot dogs and hamburgers for the participants. The families of Women and their children turned out to be a rewarding experience for me. Many of the children were happy to have a positive social experience. Being one of the few males at this event surprised me because of the attention I was given. I understand the positive male in the participants current situation is lacking. It was fun to see happy faces as these families watched a movie and had ice cream or popcorn as treats.

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Life is tough enough as it is. The TLC participants feel like they have a chance to beat the challenges they face because of the help they receive from the TLC.

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Like so many helpful institutions, financial resources are needed. The homeless have the right to a better life and the good people at the Sara McKnight TLC are dedicated to this cause.

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Volunteer & Helped with acookout and a movie.