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Inside the factory, somewhere between 50 and 80 percent of the seasonal workers come from tiny La Soledad. But this is not a story about illegal immigrants. Workers here have green cards and some are even American citizens. This is the tale of two towns separated by 2,000 miles and an increasingly tense border that are dependent on each other, though one of them barely knows the other exists.By the end of the season, workers took at least $400,000 back to La Soledad to invest in building churches, purchasing ambulances, paving the streets, and more. The workers, Lutton and Einhorn write, have specific sayings to praise the new additions to their town each year: "Thanks to God and Chicago. Thanks to God and Peoria. Thanks to God and Nestle."