From left, Jefferson Elementary School Principal Chad Lund and Carlsbad Community Gardens Collaborative Board Member Lisa Roop accepted a $5,000 check and garden gift bags to expand the grounds, fund new drip irrigation and supply various garden resources, from Leesa Eichberger, Chief Marketing Officer of Jenny Craig, joined by third- through fifth-grade members of the Jefferson Green Jaguars Garden Club. The school has a shared goal with Jenny Craig of educating the next generation about the benefits of eating more fruits and vegetables. In 2011, Jenny Craig began a commitment to donate to the Jefferson Elementary School Garden program.
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