The San Fernando Valley Sun In 2011, after 20 years of helping the owner develop and grow a natural supplement company, Rafael Martinez found himself without a job. The Arleta resident was 57-years-old and didn’t even know how to write a resume. After knocking on doors, and seeking help at different employment centers, Martinez said he “reached bottom.” He’d been unemployed for eight months and applied to more jobs that he could remember. His unemployment benefits were running out and he was on the verge of not being to cover his mortgage. Read more
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