YOUTH HAVE A DREAM- Now That's RAD!
Joel Jimenez recently got promoted to full-time status as the Marsh Skate Park Supervisor. Joel, who has lived in the neighborhood his whole life, has been looking forward to the opening of the skate park which was much needed for the kids in this area. Ever since it’s grand opening in September 2007, Joel has been skating there daily and later hired to supervise the park.
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN to Joel and Tsilah Burman, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust (LANLT) tells us how they facilitate the creation of small, accessible community green and open space, such as parks and gardens, to address the inequity of open spaces in Los Angeles’ underserved neighborhoods, and to ensure community participation and collaboration in every step of the process of creating these parks and community gardens. Joel tells us why skateboarding saved his life and gives us the low-down on some skateboarding lingo. http://www.lanlt.org/
How Do You Feel? Overweight...Lethargic?
I want to do something about it."
Lanre Idewu, B.S., C.P.T. Celebrity Fitness Trainer
Whether your life's adventures are mountain climbing and kayaking, typing away at the computer and sitting in business meetings, or fighting traffic and folding the laundry - you should be ready to tackle the demands of your lifestyle with lots of energy , great health and an overall sense of well-being. Lanre Idewu, speaks with us about how we can become healthier in 2009 by the foods we take in and the exercises we do. FIT 4 LA incorporates cutting edge exercise techniques and the latest nutritional information, both based on extensive scientific research, to encourage and promote overall health and wellness. FIT 4 LA's founder, Lanré Idewu, has an extensive background in fitness and the health sciences and over a decade of experience. http://fit4la.com/
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN- Part I
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN- Part II
ESPN 710AM's Southern California Experience
Sunday January 11, 2008
Acting Surgeon General, Steven Galson and Lt. Andrew Baldwin emphasized the chilling numbers for Latino youth and Calls on Los Angeles to
Help Prevent Obesity among the Latino Children.
Ninon de Vera Rosa, Executive Director, KidsTalk.org
Provides youth with a forum for learning communications and expressing their opinions.