FoodWise Nutrition Education

WHO WE ARE

Mom and Child eating healthy foodFoodWIse is federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) and serves Wisconsin residents with limited incomes.

We seek to empower Wisconsin residents with limited incomes to make healthy choices to achieve healthy lives and reduce health disparities.

WHAT WE DO

Empower

Empower families with limited financial resources to choose healthful diets and become more food secure by spending dollars wisely.

Expose

Expose children to new fruits and vegetables and why they are important.

Teach

Teach parents how to plan and prepare healthy meals.

Support

Support communities in making the healthy choice, the easy choice where people live, learn, work and play.

 

Click here to view the 2019 FoodWise Annual Report and how it impacts Washburn County.

RESOURCES

STAFF
If you have any questions regarding Food Nutrition in Washburn County, please contact:

Bridget Rongner, Nutrition Coordinator-Burnett, Sawyer, and Washburn Counties
UW-Madison, Extension-Washburn County
850 W. Beaverbrook Avenue, Suite 1
Spooner, WI 54801-9801
Phone: 715-635-4447
Fax: 715-635-4450
bridget.rongner@wisc.edu