Terry Araman (center) program director for the MANA House, a nonprofit that helps homeless veterans receiving the keys to a 1997 Ford F-150 pickup truck from service manager Ed Baker of Mesa’s Berge Ford. Jim Crutcher, general manager of Berge Ford is on the far left. The service department and three students of Berge Ford recently completed about $2,000 worth of repairs on the truck free of charge for the organization. (Photo courtesy of the MANA House).
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