Where this blog is going

Where this blog is going

Have you checked out our Facebook or Twitter pages lately? If you have, you might have noticed that there’s new energy bubbling in the GrowingGreat community. Laura Kainsinger, MPH, our Director of Community Outreach, has been merrily posting about pumpkins in La Ballona’s garden, our...

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GrowingGreat Needs Your Vote

GrowingGreat Needs Your Vote

Not for your favorite color apple as pictured here, but for the Best of Manhattan Award.We are delighted to announce that GrowingGreat has been nominated in the Enhancing Manhattan Beach category for “tremendous value and benefit brought to the community by a non-profit organization.”...

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Thank You from GrowingGreat

Thank You from GrowingGreat

As GrowingGreat finishes up our fiscal year, it is hard to find the words to thank you, our supporters, for all that you have made possible. There are six new programs this year – six! – that were just dreams for us last year at this time. GrowingGreat has now greatly expanded our program...

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Why is the Tropikale Smoothie so GrowingGreat?

Why is the Tropikale Smoothie so GrowingGreat?

A conversation with the Cooking Club (by Veronica Sanchez, GrowingGreat Program Assistant) On April 22nd, St. Pius X St. Matthias Academy (PMA) Cooking Club met in the kitchen to learn the benefits of “Superfoods” and how to include nutrient-dense foods in their diet by making a Tropikale...

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