Stories from 2019
The Cent$ible Nutrition Program is fortunate to have great partnerships across the state with organizations such a University of Wyoming Extension, food pantries, community gardens, and more. Together, we work on projects that help make our communities the healthiest they can be. This is our space to share successes from across the state.
Sheridan Garden Focuses on Community
October 2019- A new community garden at the Sheridan County Extension Office brings together the community and donated over 1,200 pounds of produce in 2019. Read more.
Sustainability for a Healthy Food Pantry
August 2019- In summer 2019, Lincoln County Extension in Afton received a Geodome to use as a community garden and to assist the local food pantry with sustainability for its fresh fruit and vegetables program as part of the Healthy Food Pantry Project. Read more.
Fresh Produce Arrives at the Thayne Community Food Bank
August 2019- During the spring of 2019, The Thayne Community Food Bank and CNP worked together on a Healthy Food Pantry project that brought fresh foods, including fruits and vegetables to pantry patrons. Read more.
Spray & Play: Encouraging Activity Through Sidewalk Stencils
May 2019- The Cent$ible Nutrition Program in Uinta County partnered with Evanston Parks and Recreation District to paint sidewalk stencils along the Bear River Greenway. Painting the stencils was part of an end-of-school celebration and an active way to start the summer. Read more by clicking the title. Read more.