SAN DIEGO – (Nov. 13, 2013) – First 5 San Diego along with The Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank and Wells Fargo will be at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego on Nov. 18 at 10:00 a.m. to officially kickoff the Holiday Food Drive 2013. The joint effort aims to help provide meals for San Diego County’s 462,000 people living in poverty—of which 137,000 are children—during the holiday season.
First 5 San Diego is set to launch its new healthy eating initiative partnership with VONS on Wednesday, July 10, 2013.
First 5 San Diego will be at the VONS store located at 515 W. Washington St. in San Diego’s Mission Hills neighborhood from 10:00 a.m. to noon to officially kickoff this program along with Supervisor Ron Roberts from the Fourth District of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors.
On June 2, 2013, Executive Director Kim Medeiros was on KSON-FM's Living Better in San Diego with host Gary Lee. In her interview, she speaks about First 5 San Diego, our programs and services, and free resources available to the community for children ages 0 through 5. She also gives tips to help parents adopt healthy habits at home. Listen to her interview here: http://www.kson.com/living-better/2013/06/06/first-5-san-diego
By Randy Ward & Kimberly Medeiros
First 5 San Diego Executive Director Kim Medeiros spoke to Mark Bailey of CW San Diego 6 about healthy development in children ages 0 to 5 on the San Diego Living morning program.