Nutrition, Personal Finance, and Food Safety Education
Vision for San Diego:
Healthy families who are financially secure.
What we do:
- Teach nutrition education for families and youth
- Lead San Diego Saves, a local wealth-building initiative
- Offer financial literacy curriculum and teacher training
- Provide financial tools and information for family caregivers
- Train volunteers to prepare food safely atcommunity events
What sets us apart?
All programs, curriula, and educational tools are research-based.
ANR Food Blog
Sweet potatoes are perhaps most familiar in the U.S. smothered with melted marshmallows in a Thanksgiving casserole. But baked, boiled or raw, they can be a healthful part of California cuisine any time of year. California is a significant producer of...
Small Steps to Health and Wealth Blog
Super Ways to Eat Healthy on Game Day
Posted 1/30/2013 - Super Bowl Sunday is one of the biggest eating days of the year---right up there with Thanksgiving. Enjoy the party without over indulging. Here's how: Pre-game warm-up: Eat a healthy breakfast and lunch or snack before you head to the party....
Save on Gas by Changing How you Drive
Posted 6/18/2012 - How often do you sit at a long traffic light and fume over the cost of the gas that you’re wasting while idling? Or, complain about the high cost of gas as you fill the tank at service station outside the national park for what seems like the...
Eat Green---for the health of it!
Posted 3/29/2012 - Okay. We all know we need to eat more vegetables. I get it, but how does that translate into what I buy at the grocery store, cook, and serve my family every day? This is where the broccoli meets the plate, so to speak. The 2010 Dietary Guidelines...
Drive Less to Save Money on Gas
Posted 3/7/2012 - One of the easiest ways to reduce the amount you spend on gas is to drive less. It may sound simplistic, but the less you drive, the more you save! Check out the math: On average, Americans drive 16,550 miles per year. Reduce that by 10% and you’ll...