Vision for San Diego:
Healthy families who are financially secure.
What we do:
- Teach nutrition education for families and youth
- Lead San Diego Saves, a local wealth-building initiative
- Offer financial literacy curriculum and teacher training
- Provide financial tools and information for family caregivers
- Train volunteers to prepare food safely atcommunity events
What sets us apart?
All programs, curriula, and educational tools are research-based.
ANR Food Blog
Added November 29, 2017
Nestled in the rolling foothills of Placer County, just northeast of Sacramento, are more than 35 beautiful small family farms growing mandarin oranges. The warm days and cool nights in Penryn, Newcastle, Loomis, Lincoln and Auburn make this area a...
Added November 20, 2017
Candied sweet potatoes – dripping with butter, brown sugar and pecans – or a casserole of mashed sweet potatoes smothered with toasted marshmallows are common sides on the Thanksgiving table. These rich dishes belie the true nature of sweet...
Added November 18, 2017
“What if, today, we were grateful for everything?” asks Charlie Brown. You don't need to be a beloved cartoon character to understand the meaning of Thanksgiving....
Added November 16, 2017
When the weather cools in the fall and the holidays draw near, orange orbs ripen on persimmon trees in California to offer a fresh autumn sweetness in time for Thanksgiving recipes and holiday décor. At the UC South Coast Research and Extension...
Small Steps to Health & Wealth Blog
Added December 4, 2017
The messages to spend, spend, spend are everywhere. Online stores promote sales that last only a few hours, the daily deals from every company I've ever contacted clog my email, and I get several pounds of catalogs every week. However, there's still...
Added November 27, 2017
Is overspending a holiday tradition? It doesn't have to be. Start a new tradition this year---stick with your budget and avoid credit card debt. Here's how: 1. Create a holiday spending plan. Develop a spending plan (aka budget) that includes all...
Added November 21, 2017
Are you taking it easy this holiday by purchasing a complete pre-cooked Thanksgiving dinner? Don't invite foodborne bacteria as dinner guests. Follow these steps when you bring dinner home:If it's hot from the oven: Keep food in the...