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ONCE HOMELESS ‘SUPERMOM’ NOW CREATES A LIFELINE FOR BUSINESSES

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ONCE HOMELESS ‘SUPERMOM’ NOW CREATES A LIFELINE FOR BUSINESSES

To say Nicole Farmer had a rough upbringing, is an understatement. When Nicole was just 13-years-old, she found herself pregnant and living in a group home on the city’s east side.

“The day I had to leave my grandmother’s house, she picked everything up in a corner. She went into the bedroom and closed the door,” Farmer said, reminiscing about her rough past.

To say Nicole Farmer had a rough upbringing, is an understatement. When Nicole was just 13-years-old, she found herself pregnant and living in a group home on the city’s east side.

“The day I had to leave my grandmother’s house, she picked everything up in a corner. She went into the bedroom and closed the door,” Farmer said, reminiscing about her rough …

 

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I am a future butterfly at the stage of growth when I am turning into an adult. I am enclosed in a hard case shell formed by love, family, and friends. It is the hardest stage of becoming a black butterfly. You will encounter many hardships only to come out stronger and better than what you went in. At this stage, you are finding out who you truly are and how to love yourself.

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