Milagro Allegro Community Garden Hosts LA Sprouts

USC’s Keck School of Medicine Childhood Obesity Research Center and Loreto Elementary School in Cypress Park, CA have partnered to create LA Sprouts a 12 week program designed to reduce childhood obesity and encourage healthy eating habits. The fourth and fifth grade Loreto Elementary School students will gather twice per week at the Milagro Allegro Community Garden for gardening, nutrition and cooking classes. USC plans to monitor the effectiveness of the garden program in order to develop similar programs in the area.
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