First 5 San Diego Joins Live Well San Diego 5K Walk and Run 

First 5 San Diego encouraged children and their families to “live well” at the Live Well San Diego 5K Walk and Run on May 31, 2014 at Liberty Station.


Executive Director Kim Medeiros and First 5 San Diego staff Jenny Pietila with San Diego Chargers Nick Hardwick at the Live Well San Diego 5K Walk and Run.















Nearly 1,700 people participated in the County of San Diego’s inaugural Live Well San Diego 5K on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at NTC Park at Liberty Station in Point Loma, Calif. The event was a celebration of the County’s long term Live Well San Diego initiative to achieve the vision of healthy, safe and thriving communities, highlighting awareness about foster care and adoption programs. Team First 5 San Diego was among the many participants to walk and run in support of this important cause. Highlights of the event included an autograph booth with San Diego Chargers Nick Hardwick, a Kids Fun Zone, food, music and entertainment. First 5 San Diego held its interactive booth where families learned about healthy eating and physical activity. First 5 San Diego sponsored the event along with Dependency Legal Group (DLG) of San Diego, Coast 2 Coast Discount Prescription Drug Program, Optum Health, Roadrunner Sports, and ABC Channel 10 and Azteca San Diego. For more information about Live Well San Diego, visit


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