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Guest Opinion: Businesses can help young persons build personal assets

by Dan Dykwel

Living in Palo Alto for more than 20 years, I have always been involved with youth through the schools, PTA and non-profit organizations.

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Dan Dykwel is a marketing-communications consultant and a Realtor in Palo Alto. He currently serves on the boards of the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce and the Media Center and is immediate past president of the Palo Alto Council of PTAs. He can be emailed at


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