Reading to children is essential to their development. However, many San Diego County students lack high-quality books, hindering their literacy development and educational success. Studies show that children not reading at grade level by the end of 3rd grade are […]
March is National Reading Month
KSDY: First 5 San Diego
First 5 San Diego Executive Director joined KSDY 50 to discuss all things First 5!
KUSI & KPBS: Kids Free San Diego
All October kids 12 and under receive FREE admission with a paid adult to more than 50 of San Diego County’s favorite museums, historic sites, aquariums, gardens and more. But that’s not all! Kids also get to play, eat and […]
ABC10: $12 Million Investment
Recently, the San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved a $12 million investment in support of our local Child Care sector. Using American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding, $10 million was approved to implement the Child Care Workforce Investment Program, which will focus […]
KUSI: Breastfeeding Awareness Month
First 5 San Diego Executive Director, Alethea Arguilez, joined KUSI to discuss breastfeeding and local resources.
Fox 5 San Diego: Breastfeeding Awareness Month
Our partner, UC Health Milk Bank, went on Fox 5 San Diego to discuss the benefits of breastfeeding and breast milk, the challenges for working moms and donating breast milk to the Milk Bank. Learn more: www.ucmilkbank.ucsd.edu
Your Child’s Future Begins Today PSA
Doctor, scientist, dentist, reporter or judge – the opportunities are endless for your child. Your child’s future begins today!
SD Swim Safer PSA
From pools to lakes and oceans, water in San Diego is a big way of life. Each year drowning is a leading cause of unintentional death in young kids. Keep children safe with swimming lessons, being safe around water and […]
HOORAY! For Reading PSA
Reading with children is important. Luckily, words are everywhere – at home, on the bus, at the store, or on a walk. Look around – how many words do you see? www.hoorayforreading.org