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New Same-Day CalFresh Workshop Reaches Clients in East Village

In February, the Feeding San Diego CalFresh team held two same-day workshops with the County of San Diego at God’s Extended Hand, one of FSD’s partners.

CalFresh helps low income families purchase healthy groceries each month. FSD and the County of San Diego’s Health Coverage Access team have worked together since […]

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Top Volunteers: March 2017

Volunteer of the Month

Kassandra Neuendorff has made a positive impact on our community’s health and wellness, and we are so glad to have her part of Feeding San Diego’s Nutrition Outreach Volunteer team. Since October 2016, she has volunteered more than 20 hours in this community-based role. She provides nutrition education […]

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Nutrition Nugget & Recipe: Pears

What’s your favorite way to enjoy a ripe and juicy pear?  Sliced and added to a sandwich, diced as a unique pizza topping, thinly sliced on your favorite salad or baked with spices as a simple dessert – there are so many ways to enjoy pears.

Peanut Noodles with Chicken and […]

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Feeding Kids Survey Results: Better Habits, Healthier Diets

Every winter, the Programs team distributes surveys to families participating in the School Pantry and BackPack programs to help measure satisfaction with our Feeding Kids programs. From our last round, we received more than 575 responses from 18 different schools.

Results stated that 97 percent of the families surveyed eat more fruits […]

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Thank You Elevate Foundation For Support of Hunger-Relief Programs

Elevate Foundation was born from a strong passion and desire to help others. Claude and Constance Jones faced many obstacles growing up but were fortunate to have people in their lives that provided opportunities to make a difference in themselves. In return, they use their time, effort and resources to […]

By |February 8, 2017|donors, Feeding Families, Feeding Kids|Comments Off on Thank You Elevate Foundation For Support of Hunger-Relief Programs