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SCHOOL SPIFFED UP

From left, back row, attorneys and staff from Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann in Carmel Valley, David Kaplan, Benjamin Galdston, Alan Abbey, Justin Omalev, Michael Andres, Fred Reyes, Ranae Wooley, Sara Brown, Kristi Sousek, David Stickney and Jonathan Uslaner with, from left, front row, Brett Middleton, Matthew Jubenville, Virginia Gonzales, Marena Mills, Kaye Martin and Eileen Staskunas, recently participated in its third annual Volunteer Day at Monarch School, a school for homeless and at-risk children. In addition to donating money, clothing and hygiene supplies to the school, BLBG employees helped clean up the outdoor picnic area and lunch benches, installed new tarps over the picnic tables, cleaned and replanted shrubbery around the courtyard, organized donated clothing and, during lunchtime, helped the children make Halloween masks and played games with them. Gift bags of new sweatshirts and socks were also given out to each student. Courtesy photo