Summary

The Community workgroup is comprised of community, faith, youth, grassroots, and public organizations committed to the prevention and reduction of childhood obesity. This workgroup enlists and empowers community residents and local organizations to engage in creating healthier environments in local neighborhoods. For a complete overview of the Community Workgroup, please review the Community Domain Strategic Plan.

Please visit the Calendar or contact COI staff for information on attending a Community workgroup meeting.

Community Champions

Blanca Melendrez

Blanca Melendrez
UC San Diego Center for Community Health

COI Contact Staff

Kelley Axelson
Director
San Diego County Childhood Obesity Initiative
619.681.0680
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Carissa Hwu
Program Specialist
San Diego County Childhood Obesity Initiative
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Blanca MelendrezBlanca Melendrez
Executive Director
San Diego County Childhood Obesity Initiative
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