SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwire - December 12, 2008) -

Vacant, Chair                                           Ex Officio Members:
David Kears, Vice Chair                              Secretary of Education
Don Attore                                    Secretary of Health and Human
Carla Dartis                                                Services Agency
Maria Minon, M.D.
Molly Munger                                 Kris Perry, Executive Director
Eleni Tsakopoulos-Kounalakis             Diane Levin, Chief Deputy Director

The First 5 California Children and Families Commission will convene a teleconference meeting on Monday, December 15, 2008, at 3:30 p.m. to consider a proposal to fund health care coverage for children ages 0 through 5, at the following locations, which will be open to the public:

Tides Center                 Children's Hospital of Orange County
The Atlantic Room            Medical Staff Conference Room
1014 Torney Avenue           505 S. Main Street, Ste 300
San Francisco, CA 94129      Orange, CA 92868

First 5 California
2389 Gateway Oaks, Ste 260
Sacramento, CA 95833
(Additional Public Participation Location)

This notice is being provided pursuant to California Government Code Section 11125.4.

The agenda and materials for this special meeting are posted on First 5 California's Web site at