The Chula Vista Training Center welcomed youth along with older adults in the community to experience the fun of the 15th Annual South Bay Intergenerational Games. This half-day event pairs older adults with 3rd grade students for an unforgettable experience of fun, fitness, and intergenerational connection. Almost 100 older adults joined third-graders for physical challenges such […]
Today the San Diego County Employees’ Charitable Organization distributed $178,630 in grants to 92 nonprofit organizations throughout the San Diego region. The funds are provided through the donations of County of San Diego employees and retirees. Checks were presented to recipients by CECO at its annual awards breakfast. Charitable organizations receiving grants included Access Youth […]
In San Diego County, there are over 24,000 grandparents raising grandchildren and hundreds more relative caregivers. Often times, these caregivers have changed their plans for retirement and relaxation to step in to care for a relative. The support of these grandparents, aunts, uncles and other family members is a crucial element in creating a loving […]
One Poway resident wasn’t sure where to turn when home repairs began to build. He found a solution in a program that offers loans and grants to help with these fixes. There are specific requirements with this program. To see if you qualify please call (858) 694-4847 or find more information online.
County leaders and partners gathered to get the word out about the annual Love Your Heart event, set for Valentine’s Day. Screenings will be offered to adults at over 170 sites around the county.
The County of San Diego and the San Diego Futures Foundation distributed approximately 200 refurbished computers to local foster families as part of the Computers for Foster Families Program. The Computers for Foster Families Program supports foster families by increasing computer and internet access for some of the region’s most vulnerable children. The County Board […]
Banjer is recovering after being stabbed in the face on Dec. 3.