Today we had the pleasure of having Cathy Obits on radio. She is the program manager for the Gerber Foundation. The mission of The Gerber Foundation, to enhance the quality of life of infants and young children in nutrition, care, and development, has remained the guiding beacon for Foundation giving throughout its history. Accordingly, priority is given to projects whose primary beneficiaries are young children from birth to three years of age.
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In 2009, The Gerber Foundation awarded over $2.6 Million in grants.