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Health Happens in Fresno County

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
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Intern Reflection Series: Maribel Barragan

Fresno and Madera Counties' UC CalFresh Nutrition Education Program has a long-standing partnership with the Fresno State Dietetic Internship Program. This blog post is part of our Intern Reflections...

Posted on Monday, April 2, 2018 at 7:18 AM

Garden to Table at Rescue the Children

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First harvest is always an exciting time when gardening, but this first harvest proved to be extra special for a group of women and their children at Fresno Rescue Mission's Rescue the Children residential treatment program. RTC is a protected,...

Posted on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 7:17 AM

From Volunteer to Employee

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I first heard about UC CalFresh while I was volunteering with a local organization. They had a booth at a community event and I learned so much about what the program does for Fresno County. I was interested with the work that they do so I visited the UC...

Posted on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 7:18 AM

Intern Reflection Series: Krizia Gonzalez


During my rotation at University of California CalFresh Nutrition Education Program, I had a great time and learned about fun and engaging ways to provide nutrition education to children and adults. I like what this program does for our community since...

Posted on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 7:19 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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