Melisa Acoba is a programs consultant with HSC Community Partnerships.
Stories by Melisa Acoba:
Farmers market creates healthy new connections in local community
Lincoln Heights residents now have weekly access to veggies and vendors, thanks to the Good Neighbors Campaign.
All the global health news that’s fit to print — for kids, by kids
Youngsters learn about research and effective communication from USC graduate students and local volunteers.
Good Neighbors initiative brings health care enrollment to Boyle Heights
Residents learn the keys of health coverage and receive referrals for legal services.
Neighborhood residents serve the community as health educators
Women lead a call to action as part of a Health Sciences Campus partnership funded by the Good Neighbors Campaign.
Elementary pupils become advocates at Penny Harvest Leadership Academy
Event is part of a partnership between USC and the elementary schools that surround the university’s campuses.
Local cancer survivors move forward in wellness class
Weekly exercise fills an emotional and physical void for participants who live near the Health Sciences Campus.