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How ‘Mama Brown’ changed kids’ lives by paying for college and so much more

FOR GOV. GAVIN Newsom and anyone else promoting college savings accounts for low-income children, Oral Lee Brown has some advice: “It’s not about the money.” Brown, an Oakland real estate agent now in her 70s, has been promoting the same idea since 1987, when she “adopted” a class of first graders from Brookfield Elementary School […]