links Community Nutrition Education Services
   
2007 Los Angeles Area Activities

 
List of partner organizations/businesses/institutions
(significant collaborators with whom money, time, and/or other resources are shared):
 
 

Organization

Description

American Cancer Society- South Los Angeles Unit

Nutrition education and prevention of colorectal cancer
Center for Lifelong Learning Nutrition education and chronic disease prevention i.e. heart disease, cancer, diabetes
Eastside Boys and Girls Club Education module on the “food web”, for middle school students, in conjunction with the organization’s gardening program
Great Beginnings for Black Babies, Inc Nutrition education on iron deficiency anemia prevention, developing module on food security targeting pregnant women and their families
Healthy African American Families II Community-based nutrition research on prematurity prevention; developing healthful recipes focused on traditional African American cultural foods
Los Angeles County/Nutrition Section Nutrition education and food demonstrations at monthly Farmers’ Markets (2) located in underserved areas of Los Angeles
United American Indian Involvement, Inc Nutrition and physical activity classes for families with children under 12 years of age focused on childhood obesity prevention