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    Saving as a Young Adult

    by Andy Zmuda, director, Asset Development Programs This article originally appeared in the April edition of our Year of the Family newsletter. To read the newsletter in its entirety, visit our Year of the Family homepage. You’re anywhere from 18 to 30 years old. You may still be in school

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    Setting a Plate for Jesus in North Cape May

    If you’re living on public assistance, or welfare, in Cape May County and using temporary housing vouchers from the Board of Social Services to help cover housing expenses, there’s a chance you may be living out of a motel. Although the county is trying to cut back on the trend,

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    The Struggle for Housing in Cape May County

    Frances Ames, her significant other, and her four-year-old daughter have been living in a motel room since December. The 32-year-old lost her identification last fall when her purse was stolen. She and her daughter have been homeless since then. Without documentation, she’s ineligible for state-funded benefits. Her daughter’s corner of