University of Maryland Extension

Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)

 Welcome to EFNEP, Baltimore City!

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, EFNEP Maryland has prepared a website to learn more about nutrition, food, and how they related to Social Distancing.  Click here to learn more!

EFNEP is now virtual!  To set up workshops for your participants (parents and youth), please contact EFNEP Coordinador, Baltimore City, Ms. Maribet Brute, MPH at mbrute@umd.edu.

You can also learn about weekly UME Baltimore City Response to COVID-19 here.

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The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) provides free nutrition education workshops to low-income families living in Baltimore City. A series of interactive and culturally appropriate workshops are facilitated to groups by Nutrition Educators trained in nutrition concepts and community-based education.

Participants will learn about basic food groups, nutritious food choices, ideas for meal preparation, food safety and storage practices, smart snacking, physical activity, and improving diet for a healthier lifestyle for individuals and families.

To schedule a series of workshops please contact Baltimore City EFNEP Coordinator, Maribet Brute, MPH, (410) 856-1850 ext. 122.

We are now social!  

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 @BmoreEFNEP

Our work couldn't be possible without the collaboration of our community partners.

A Step Forward

Howard Community College

Arlington Elementary/Middle School

Johns Hopkins Centro SOL

Alliance for a Healthier Generation- Healthy Schools Program

Johns Hopkins WIC

B'more Fit/Baltimore City Health Department

John Ruhrah Elementary/Middle School

Baltimore Medical System (BMSI)

The Judy Centers, Baltimore City

Catholic Charities Head Start

Morgan State University

Chrysalis House Healthy Start

Enoch Pratt Free Library, Reisterstown Branch

Commodore John Rodgers E/M School       

Share Our Stregth

Creative City Public Charter School

Southeast Early Head Start

Cross Country Elementary/Middle School

St. Vincent de Paul Head Start

Dayspring Transitional Housing Program

   University of Maryland Baltimore, School of Medicine

Enoch Pratt Free Library, Herring Run Branch

University of Maryland Baltimore, Office of  Community Engagement

Helping Up Mission

Y Head Start Baltimore City

Higher Achievement

YMCA of Central Maryland, Baltimore

Highlandtown Elementary School #215/OrchKids

Vanguard Collegiate Middle School

                                                   Thank you!

EFNEP was featured on B'MORE Lifestyle TV show aired by MyTV Baltimore!  Video courtesy of B'MORE Lifestyle.

University programs, activities, and facilities are available to all without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national orgin, political afiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status, genetic information, personal appearance, or any other legally protected class.

Los programas, actividades e instalaciones de la universidad están disponibles para todos sin distinción de raza, color, sexo, identidad o expresión de género, orientación sexual, estado civil, edad, origen nacional, afiliación política, discapacidad física o mental, religión, estado de veterano protegido, información genética, apariencia persona o cualquier otra clase legalmente protegida.

For more information, contact Maribet Brute
Last updated: 6/28/2020

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University programs, activities, and facilities are available to all without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status, genetic information, personal appearance, or any other legally protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please contact your local University of Maryland Extension Office.