It's a time for parents, students, and others to learn about the benefits students get from starting their day with a healthy school breakfast.
Many schools provide students with access to a healthy breakfast through the federal School Breakfast Program. Research shows eating breakfast at school is associated with better attendance rates, fewer missed school days, and better test scores.
The Nutrition in Healthcare Leadership created a 2019 Cookbook Calendar, which features healthy recipes that emphasize the use of Harvest of the Month ingredients. These healthy recipes are served on patient and cafeteria menus at San Diego County hospitals and healthcare facilities.
For the month of March, the NHLT Cookbook Calendar features the Berry Kale Salad with Citrus, provided by Chef Christos Maillis from Prime Healthcare.
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