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Stand Down at Fairgrounds serving those who served

Original post made on Aug 19, 2010

Pleasanton has a village inside its borders today with a population that may top 2,000. The biannual East Bay Stand Down at the Alameda County Fairgrounds has drawn more than 700 needy veterans, some of whom waited at the gate for the event to open Thursday as others arrived by bus.

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Posted by PFC Hodges
a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:15 pm

I was a volunteer at this event, and it was the greatest feeling to give to these veterans after all they have given to us. It was a blessing to help and serve them.

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