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Health Happens in Fresno County

#ThrowbackThursday: Let's Walk it Back to School

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UC CalFresh teamed up with Cultiva La Salud to promote safe routes to school during their Walk to School event at Winchell and Greenberg Elementary, on October 25th and 26th. The event was hosted by Cultiva La Salud and...

Posted on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 9:03 AM

Be Physically Fit This Winter


Ayer Elementary's cafeteria received a Nutrition Corner update - the Physical Activity Crossword! It shows students different terms related to physical fitness and reminds them to be active for at least one hour every day. Engaging in physical...

Posted on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 7:44 AM

Check out Fresno Unified's new meal app!

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Fresno Unified's food service department has made it easier for parents and students to stay up to date with the district's latest meal and snack offerings. FUSD recently launched Nutrislice, a website and app that allows users to select...

Posted on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 10:37 AM

Harvesting Healthy Habits with the Birney Bears

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UC CalFresh joined Birney Elementary at their annual Fall Harvest Festival. Students enjoyed a night of fun with a bounce house, carnival games, and even a haunted house! Nutrition Educator, Mishelle Petit provided nutrition education to...

Posted on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:45 AM

CATCH us in Madera's After School Program

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UC CalFresh had the opportunity to partner with the Teaching Fellows Foundation and provide their after school program staff in Madera with a 2-hour training in the CATCH curriculum.  24 leads were trained with a potential reach of over 2,000...

Posted on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 7:42 AM

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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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