On September 3rd, over 70 community members attended the first official community build day. Botanical Community Development Initiatives allowed the community to contribute their ideas to the space by providing support for the beautification project. The space includes green turf areas, raised beds, picnic benches, the farm, and a gated safe space for the community. ... See MoreSee Less
The MothersMilk app is a great resource for information on the San Diego Mothers’ Milk Bank, tips and videos on learning how to breastfeed, catching up on the latest information on breastfeeding and finding local breastfeeding resources.
Download the Milk app today from Google Play or the App Store. ... See MoreSee Less
Voices for Healthy Kids typically releases multiple opportunities a year for policy-related funding. If you missed the January 11 deadline, there will be another opportunity in June 2019. Deadlines will be posted on the Voices for Healthy Kids website in the spring of 2019. We will keep you informed as we find out more.
Find out more about the grant opportunities by clicking the link below! ... See MoreSee Less
Meet Megan Gietzen, Manager of the San Diego County Childhood Obesity Initiative.
Megan is a public health professional with experience in childhood obesity, mental health and physical activity promotion. She graduated with a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Minnesota in 2015 emphasizing community health promotion...
Data collected from the The Farm to Institution Center annual State of Farm to School in San Diego County Survey provides a comprehensive analysis of F2S activities and trends in SY16-17 and across multiple years.
The findings from this report detail school food purchasing strategies, with San Diego County school districts significantly increasing local food spending despite decreased spending on overall food procurement during SY16-17.