Prevention is Key to Thrive’s and Kids’ Success

Prevention is Key to Thrive’s and Kids’ Success

Whether you’re a millennial or a boomer, from the time you wore pullups you’ve been told to take steps to prevent everything from tooth decay to forest fires. It probably wasn’t much different for your fourth-great grandmother Gladys, who dutifully embroidered...
Free Meal Service 1st & 3rd Saturdays at LBA

Free Meal Service 1st & 3rd Saturdays at LBA

Children and families are invited to the Nightwatch Food Truck free meal service on the first and third Saturdays this summer. The next meal will be served July 4. The truck will be parked on the east side of Laura B. Anderson Elementary School, 1600 N. Wayland Place,...
Hungry Kids? Thrive Leverages the Charitable Food System

Hungry Kids? Thrive Leverages the Charitable Food System

It’s tough to learn when you’re hungry. Ask any classroom teacher. Hunger isn’t conducive to student success. Thrive’s Food Security Action Team is tasked with improving access to nutritious food for the estimated 7,000 school-age children in our area whose families...
Farm Fresh Eggs, Lettuce and New Friends!

Farm Fresh Eggs, Lettuce and New Friends!

Kid Link Riverside volunteers made some new friends June 8. Many thanks to Fruit of the Coop for providing farm fresh eggs and Caselli’s Market Garden for providing lettuce for families! And, do you know what our visitors learned? Next week’s event will...