Nutrition

FoodWIse Information:  fyi.extension.wisc.edu/foodwise/

Grant County Extension Nutrition Education Program – FoodWIse

Donna Peterson
FoodWIse Program Coordinator/Educator
Extension – Grant, Green, Iowa & Lafayette Counties
e-mail: donna.peterson@wisc.edu
Phone: 608-333-4803

 

Maria Schmid
FoodWIse Extension Educator
Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette Counties
E-mail: maria.schmid@wisc.edu
Phone: (608) 930-9850

The FoodWIse Program in Grant County helps address the needs of the low income in the areas of food and nutrition.

For more information on FoodWIse:  fyi.extension.wisc.edu/foodwise/

FoodWIse education is funded by the USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program– SNAP and Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program – EFNEP.
La educación FoodWIse es financiada por el Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program– SNAP de USDA y el Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program – EFNEP.

An EEO/AA employer, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title VI, Title IX, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act requirements.

Como empleador que brinda igualdad de oportunidades en el empleo y acción afirmativa (EEO/AA, por sus siglas en inglés), la University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension, proporciona igualdad de oportunidades en el empleo y en sus programas, incluyendo los requisitos del Título VI, Título IX, la ley federal para personas con discapacidades en los Estados Unidos (ADA, por sus siglas en inglés) y los requisitos de la Section 504 del Rehabilitation Act.


FoodWIse, in Grant County provides food security and nutrition education to those who income qualify for Food Share Wisconsin/SNAP. Participants learn through hands-on and/or discussion, how to:

  • choose and fix meals and snacks that are nutritious, safe and affordable
  • manage their resources to improve their food security
  • balance the food they eat with physical activity

Visit access.wi.gov to learn how to apply for SNAP/FoodShare Wisconsin.