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One Year Later – Update on Homeless Man Who Returned Backpack with $3,300

Happy Holidays!


Remember last year’s posting – Homeless Man Turns in Lost Backpack with $3,300?  Read on to learn what's happened since then.

Services from Tempe Community Action Agency - I-HELP

At the time, Dave Tally was receiving services from Tempe Community Action Agency’s Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program.

One Year Later

The Arizona Republic – November 25, 2011
Homeless man's good deed was a lifetime in the making

City of Tempe, Arizona's Video Channel

March 22, 2011

Meet Dave Talley, a man who was once homeless but has been given a new life thanks to a simple good deed.

Viewer comment: Incredible story. The men and women of the community action programs are true heroes.

Escalante Community Garden Blog

Growing Hope: Dave Tally and the Escalante Community Garden - April 14, 2011

Escalante Community Garden Blog

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