What is FoodWIse?

FoodWIse. Healthy choices, healthy lives

Who we are

FoodWIse is federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) and serves Wisconsin residents with limited incomes.


What we do

FoodWIse employs a combination of evidence-based educational strategies, accompanied by environmental supports, designed to facilitate voluntary adoption of healthy food choices and active lifestyles.

FoodWIse Wisconsin

Where we work 

FoodWIse works out of county Cooperative Extension offices and in collaboration with state and local partners. We are active in 66 of 72 Wisconsin counties. SNAP-Ed funds programming in 66 counties. EFNEP funds programming in 7 counties.



 Sarah Ferdon
FoodWIse Nutrition Coordinator

Phone:  715-732-7516
Email: sarah.ferdon@ces.uwex.edu

Oconto County UW-Extension
301 Washington Street, Courthouse
Oconto WI 54153-1699
Phone:  920-834-6845
Fax: 920-834-6853
Marinette County UW-Extension
1919 Hall Avenue, Courthouse
Marinette WI 54143-1717
Toll Free Phone:
Fax: 715-732-7513