A frantic “Where’s my backpack??” is a familiar phrase to any parent trying to get children ouRead more
Holiday Helpers Warehouse is coming to town... The holidays are celebrated in a multitude of ways, bRead more
“No one should go hungry…” Food insecurity is real. More than 10% of the population in ContraRead more
“See you tomorrow! I’ll call you about the homework. Hey, toss me my backpack!” Students today rely on their backpacks as portable sources of food, books, pens, paper, and comfort. The ubiquit
The Kids 2 Camp experience lasts all summer long! Those of you who had the opportunity to have a camping experience in your youth can remember the great experiences it offers. Contra Costa County h
We assume that the schools, teachers and the learning process we all experienced will be there for our children and the next generations. What we forget is that public instruction, free of cost, is a
Saturday, AUGUST 6, 2016. The sun will have barely risen as the women of the Soroptimists International of Pittsburg organize the tables and started checking children in for the Kidz on Target shoppin
VESTIA has been a safety net for thousands of low-income children and families in Contra Costa County.