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Buy Better. Eat Better. EFNEP

EFNEP - Buy Better, Eat Better

EFNEP – Buy Better, Eat Better

Families eat healthy and stay active through this fun, hands-on program.  EFNEP (Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program) offers ongoing lessons that help families:

  • *Save money on groceries
  • *Plan and cook healthy meals
  • *Make healthy food choices
  • *Read food labels
  • *Be more active

“Since I started taking these nutrition classes, I’m eating healthier and I’m starting to exercise again.  I’m saving money by shopping smarter.”                      –   EFNEP Adult Participant

“I made and ate vegetable pizza in nutrition class … and I liked it!”    –   4-H EFNEP Youth Participant

Adult EFNEP is free for groups of limited-resource people with young children.

4-H EFNEP is offered free to students in schools with 51% or more free- or reduced-lunch participation and to limited-resource community centers, daycares, and other youth meeting sites.

For more information, please contact:

UF/IFAS Extension Escambia County Office

Angela Hinkle ahinkle@ufl.edu

3740 Stefani Road / Cantonment, FL 32533

850-475-5230

Permanent link to this article: https://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2014/02/13/buy-better-eat-better-efnep/