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Health Happens in Fresno County

Intern Reflection Series: Verena Zimmerman

Verena Zimmerman

UC CalFresh has an immense impact on the well being of local communities and is a valuable resource to in the Central Valley of California. My two week rotation offered many hands-on learning experiences that deepened my appreciation for and...

Posted on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 4:26 PM

Intern Reflection Series: Karly McNabb

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During my time at UC CalFresh, I was exposed to a stimulating variety of opportunities. I taught classes ranging from pre-kindergarten to adults, all of which I really enjoyed! I loved watching the kids eager to learn about MyPlate and physical activity...

Posted on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 6:16 AM

'Fresh Grub' at Calwa Elementary

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UC Calfresh joined Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission (EOC) to promote a new vegetable to the Calwa Elementary students during the Fresh Grub event on February 28th. Fresh Grub links with school cafeterias to provide students with locally grown...

Intern Reflection Series: Matthew Velazquez

Teaching Pre-K

Over the last two weeks at UC CalFresh Nutrition Education Program, I learned fun and innovative ways to provide nutrition education to children and adults. The UC CalFresh Nutrition Education Program helps families, adults, and...

Posted on Monday, April 23, 2018 at 7:18 AM

From Volunteer to Employee

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My journey to UC CalFresh was quite interesting. It started with two employees recruiting volunteers for the MEET program in my health class at Fresno State. I recall contemplating the idea of volunteering since I was going to have school commitments...

Posted on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 7:17 AM
Tags: MEET program (2)

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This material was produced by the University of California CalFresh Nutrition Education Program with funding from USDA SNAP, known in California as CalFresh (formerly food stamps). These institutions are equal opportunity providers and employers. CalFresh provides assistance to low-income households and can help buy nutritious foods for better health. For CalFresh information, call 1-877-847-3663.The USDA does not endorse products, services, or organizations. 

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