Spotlight on 2019 Hometown Hero Mary Prochnow

Mary is delighted to be selected as one of our three 2019 Hometown Heroes. “There are so many people who form the fabric of our community and make a difference in our daily lives who are struggling to get by. While we are beginning to address the issues of affordable housing, the reality is that progress is slow-going and a little bit at a time. I am so grateful for the work CSA does to support our neighbors in need.”

Challenge Diabetes Program Dramatically Drops A1C Digits

Results this year for the Challenge Diabetes Program funded by El Camino Hospital were fantastic!  23% of participants have maintained healthy status this year after starting the program in the diabetic or pre-diabetic ranges several years ago and an additional 21% of participants have moved to the healthy range JUST IN THE PAST 9 MONTHS! We are blown away by the outcomes in this program. To summarize, 44% of people who were previously pre-diabetic or diabetic are currently healthy!

#BecauseICare – Jaemie Abad

Behind every rent check paid to a landlord and bag of food distributed is a team of case managers and support staff working with individuals and families seeking assistance. Throughout May we will be highlighting some of these champions who work behind the scenes to improve our clients’ lives. We are delighted to feature Jaemie Abad, Nurse Case Manager in this week’s #BecauseICare campaign.

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#BecauseICare – Ramon Robles

Behind every rent check paid to a landlord and bag of food distributed is a team of case managers and support staff working with individuals and families seeking assistance. Throughout May we will be highlighting some of these champions who work behind the scenes to improve our clients’ lives. We are delighted to feature Ramon Robles, CSA Outreach Worker/Case Manager in this week’s #BecauseICare campaign.

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