The Cent$ible Nutrition Program is fortunate to have great partnerships across the state with organizations such a University of Wyoming Extension, food pantries, community gardens, and more. Together, we work on projects that help make our communities the healthiest they can be. This is our space to share successes from across the state.
In Laramie County, CNP and the Cheyenne Rotary After Hours Club are working together to coordinate fresh food donations to Needs Inc., a food pantry, that helps store and distribute the produce. Read more.
Community Gardening for Resilience in Sheridan (A COVID-19 Story)
In 2019, CNP educator Lori Dickinson, the Sheridan County Extension Office, and community members started a community garden. The garden is set to grow again this year with the goal of helping support the community in light of the impact of COVID-19. Read more.
Two billboards featuring a Native American in full traditional dance regalia is helping share a message about the importance of health and physical activity one Wind River Indian Reservation. Read more.
During the spring of 2019, The Thayne Community Food Bank and CNP worked together on a Healthy Food Pantry project that brought fresh foods, including fruits and vegetables to pantry patrons. Read more.
In May 2019, the Cent$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.
This material was funded by USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – SNAP. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. This material was funded by USDA’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program-EFNEP. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.