Pizarro: Heart & Soles run sets sights on a new healthy goal

“The Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation’s Heart & Soles run was started with the goal of raising money to put salad bars in Silicon Valley public schools. And in its three years, the race — sponsored by Lam Research — provided funding to purchase high-end salad bars for 192 schools serving 145,000 students.”

Read the press release here.

All Are Welcome: Health Clinics Work to Allay Fears of Immigrant Patients and their Families

“Just beyond the reception desks at the two Clinica Romero health center sites in Los Angeles are signs in English and Spanish that say: “All Are Welcome,” as do buttons worn by staff members.

That message at the two clinics, which welcome patients regardless of whether they can pay, aims to counter fears that health facilities such as clinics are prime arrest sites for undocumented immigrants.”

Read the Article on California Health Report