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2019 Riz A. Oades Memorial Scholarship

Posted by on November 2, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2019 Riz A. Oades Memorial Scholarship

The 2019 Riz A. Oades Memorial Scholarship Application will be open from December 5, 2018-February 5, 2019.  More details on the flyer...

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2018 Dr. Riz A. Oades Scholarship Winner

Posted by on September 3, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2018 Dr. Riz A. Oades Scholarship Winner

Our 2018 Dr. Riz A. Oades Scholarship Winner – Chelsea R. Chapman  Chelsea R. Chapman is a native San Diegan, proud of her Asian heritage and committed to applying her Public Health and Communication research to bettering her community. She earned her B.A. and M.A. in Communication at San Diego State University. She is currently earning her PhD in Public Health through a joint doctoral program between San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego. Her journey as a scholar and contributor to her community began 10...

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Can Type 2 Diabetes be Prevented and Reversed? Article by Dr Ofelia Dirige

Posted by on April 21, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Can Type 2 Diabetes be Prevented and Reversed? Article by Dr Ofelia Dirige

CAN TYPE 2 DIABETES BE PREVENTED AND REVERSED? Dr. Ofelia V. Dirige, Kalusugan Kalakasan Ctr Hlt Wellness Diabetes is a growing epidemic in the United States including San Diego, California. It brings with it both individual and extraordinary economic burden. It is a disease in which the body ‘s blood glucose or sugar level is too high. Normally, the body breaks down food into glucose and carries it to the cells throughout the body. The cells use a hormone called insulin to turn glucose into energy. The two main types of diabetes are type 1...

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Diabetes Workshop – January 20

Posted by on January 10, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Diabetes Workshop – January 20

Learn about diabetes in this special presentation presented by Kalusugan and Skinny Gene Project on Saturday, January 20th, from 8:30am – 12 noon at the Peace of Christ...

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Our 25th Anniversary Awardees “The Unsung Community Heroines”

Posted by on December 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Our 25th Anniversary Awardees “The Unsung Community Heroines”

Kalusugan Kalakasan Center for Health and Wellness (KKCHW) celebrated its 25th anniversary last November 10 at the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation. It has been our tradition to review our accomplishments for the year so the community can rejoice with us and also continue their support of our mission and programs. Additionally, we also recognize Filipino American community leaders who have contributed their time and effort to help individuals be healthier and our community a better place to live. For this year, we have eight...

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Joyful Remembrance, Thanksgiving And Recommitment

Posted by on November 19, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Joyful Remembrance, Thanksgiving And Recommitment

KALUSUGAN’S ACCOMPLISHMENT FOR 25 YEARS: JOYFUL REMEMBRANCE, THANKSGIVING AND RECOMMITMENT Kalusugan Community Services (KCS), now named Kalusugan + Kalakasan Center for Health and Wellness (KKCHW) celebrated its 25th anniversary last November 10 with a gala dinner at the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation. Present were Mayor of National City Ron Morrison who was given a Kalusugan award for his continued support of the organization through the years. Pastor Rick Narag of the Peace of Christ Church prayed for God’s blessing of the...

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Riz Oades Memorial Scholarship for 2018

Posted by on November 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Riz Oades Memorial Scholarship for 2018

The San Diego Foundation’s 2018-2019 Common Scholarship Application will open December 1, 2017 and close on February 1, 2018.  Visit www.sdfoundation.org/scholarships for more information....

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25th Anniversary Celebration

Posted by on November 2, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 25th Anniversary Celebration

KALUSUGAN KALAKASAN CELEBRATES ITS 25TH ANNIVERSARY                  Time flies so fast! Kalusugan is now 25 years old this November. I can’t hardly believe that 25 years ago, we started a coalition that became an organization that aimed to help Filipino Americans in San Diego find the path to good health and total wellness through Community education and service, advocacy, research and training. Please come and join us: November 10, 2017, Friday, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation 404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, CA...

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Asian Journal – 2nd Annual Vim & Vigor: Art and Wellness Festival

Posted by on October 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Asian Journal – 2nd Annual Vim & Vigor: Art and Wellness Festival

Dr. Ofelia Dirige’s article Kalusugan + Kalakasan Ctr for Hlt & Wellness Contemporary Asian American Issues odirige@msn.com   THE SECOND ANNUAL VIM & VIGOR: ART AND WELLNESS FESTIVAL The second annual “Vim & Vigor: Art and Wellness Festival” will again be held October 14, Saturday, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Memorial Park in Chula Vista located at 374 Parkway, Chula Vista. This is a one-day event that combines Art and Wellness and showcases the art & culture of Filipino Americans, Asian Americans and others as well...

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Vim & Vigor Entertainment and Workshop Schedules

Posted by on October 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Vim & Vigor Entertainment and Workshop Schedules

Below are our very exciting Entertainment and Workshop schedules for next Saturday’s Vim & Vigor!  More details can be found on www.vimandvigorfest.com.  Click on the images for larger versions.  ...

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