2017 Business Partner of the Year
The School District of Palm Beach County awarded the 2017 Business Partner of the Year to the UF/IFAS Extension Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) in Palm Beach County (PBC). The EFNEP in PBC works in partnership with the Palm Beach County Food Bank (PBCFB) and offers the Marjorie S. Fisher Nutrition Driven program (Nutrition Driven) Nutrition Driven is a mobile food pantry that provides fresh produce and whole grains and series-based nutrition education through the EFNEP in food insecure areas of Palm Beach County. Our partnership with the School District of Palm Beach County allows us to enhance the nutritional health of adult learners attending English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and GED© classes. Click here to learn more!
From left to right: Jessica Alamillo, EFNEP Program Assistant; Joyce Sookram, EFNEP Program Assistant; Sarah Horn, MPA - Palm Beach County Food Bank Programs Coordinator; Cady Sandler, MPH - Palm Beach County Food Bank Programs Manager; Danielle De Vries-Navarro, MS RDN LDN - EFNEP Coordinator; Rudy Estimable, EFNEP Program Assistant
2017 Champions for Change
EFNEP was recognized by the Office of Sustainability as a 2017 Champions for Change Award winner for contributions in the area of Health and Well-Being.