WHO WE ARE
FoodWIse 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 families with limited financial resources to choose healthful diets and become more food secure by spending dollars wisely.
Expose children to new fruits and vegetables and why they are important.
Teach parents how to plan and prepare healthy meals.
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.
- FoodWise-Division of Extension
- Choose MyPlate
- Cooking Matters
- Food Safety
- Reducing Food Waste
- Spend Smart. Eat Smart
- Strong Bodies
If you have any questions regarding Food Nutrition in Washburn County, please contact:
Bridget Rongner, FoodWIse Coordinator (Burnett, Sawyer, and Washburn Counties)
UW-Madison, Extension-Washburn County
850 W. Beaverbrook Avenue, Suite 1
Spooner, WI 54801-9801