EFNEP celebrates 50 years of nutritionExtension Assistant Courtney Eitzmann makes healthy smoothies with youth at the Clyde Malone Community Center. (Photo by Vicki Jedlicka, Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County)
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EFNEP Celebrates 50 Years of Nutrition Education: EFNEP in Nebraska collaborates with community-service agencies to reach diverse low-income audiences. The Nebraska EFNEP team has skills to teach non-English speaking audiences with three individuals who speak Spanish and one who speaks Arabic. This past year, the Lancaster County EFNEP team taught 111 families, impacting 461 people within those families. Families are engaged in an average of seven hours of interactive lessons, activities, cooking and recipe sampling. Family participants improved within the four core categories for healthy living. Learn more read EFNEP Celebrates 50 Years of Nutrition Education

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This material was funded in part by USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program provides nutrition assistance to people with low income. It can help you buy nutritious foods for a better diet. To find out more, call 1-800-430-3244.



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