University of Illinois Extension offers program to combat food insecurities

University of Illinois Extension offers program to combat food insecurities

JEFFERSON COUNTY — Think Global, Eat Local is a new program offered by the University of Illinois Extension Office designed to assist community members in addressing the need for additional food access.

Chris Lueking with the Jefferson County Extension Office says stats from a recent study show a certain percentage of Americans struggle to get the food they need.

Lueking says the webinar opens February 21st at Noon and it’s a great way to learn how to provide your community with healthier food options.

You can find more information via the link below or by contacting your local office at 618-242-0780.

https://web.extension.illinois.edu/bcjmw/jefferson4h/