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How to return to your hometown—and give back—after more than 20 years away

  1. Shawnte Fernández says:

    Growing up in Watsonville this hit home. Thank you for providing space to talk about trama and how we can make a positive impact. My grandfather in fact was a farm worker turned entrepreneur he owned 200 acres of Strawberry Fields in Salinas. I felt like I was always running away and now as an adult like you I am learning to appreciate the good. Keep up the amazing work xoxo

    • Watsonville, Salinas, Castroville… all of the central coast is so incredibly special. We’re so lucky to have grown up there. Just like you, I didn’t realize how special it was until I left.
      Thanks for reading Shawnte!! xoxo

  2. Brisia Rodriguez says:

    This piece really made me reflect on the good things and experiences we have in our lives and we don’t even know because they are still overshadowed by trauma.
    Thanks for sharing.

  3. Watsonville, Salinas, Castroville… all of the central coast is so incredibly special. We’re so lucky to have grown up there. Just like you, I didn’t realize how special it was until I left.
    Thanks for reading Shawnte!! xoxo

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