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August 31, 2015
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Take 2: A Charity Fellowship Program Encourages Second Acts in the Nonprofit World

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Vicki Thomas, has helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for Purple Heart Homes, a veterans' housing organization that supports soldiers from all generations.

Vicki Thomas was in her kitchen cooking when she heard a news story about Dale Beatty and John Gallina, the two combat veterans who founded Purple Heart Homes. She was so inspired she cold-called them, offering to put her experience and contacts from...

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