City of Fontana
Healthy Cities Initiative Fontana

  • At A Glance

    Population – 199,898 residents

    Median Income – $57,557

    Median Age – 28.7

    Key Fact

    Currently, ranked number 5 in the nation for the Let’s Move! Cities, Towns, and Counties Initiative

    Recent Projects & Initiatives

    Steps Along the Way Walking Club – offers a safe and community-oriented walking alternative to encourage residents to get fit, have fun, increase their steps on a weekly basis, socialize, and walk in a safe environment

    Healthy Cooking Classes – offered twice a month to teach residents healthy ways to prepare quick and delicious meals

    Promotion of Farmers’ Market in Fontana – every Saturday

    Working with Fontana After School Programs to provide students nutrition education

    Partnership with the Let’s Move! Campaign to fight against childhood obesity

    Assessing the needs of the community to help individuals maintain healthy eating and physical activity habits

  • Fellows

    2011 – Pheakdey Linde Chea, Loma Linda University

    2012 – Sidea Nasir, Loma Linda University

    2013 – Crystle Gueverra, Western University

    2015 – Adesola (Yeti) Olajide

    City Preceptor

    Dede Benson

Fellow’s Posters


Adesola (Yeti) Olajide

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Click link to download: RLHPF-Olajide, Poster