Nutrition Education Program

Our Nutrition Education Program Assistants provide free nutrition and fitness education classes to youth and adults in Fayette, Franklin and Union Counties who qualify for SNAP benefits. If your organization or school is interested in offering this fun and active program to your clients, please contact your local Purdue Extension Office. 

 

 

Contact Us

Fayette County Purdue Extension Office

401 N Central Ave

Connersville, IN 47331

765-825-8502

Meet our NEP's!

Rebecca Marvel

Rebecca Marvel

NEP Community Wellness Coordinator
765.825.8502
2020's very of Fayette County Citizen of the Year, Becky Marvel has worked hard to make our community a healthy and beautiful place to live. Becky has started 22 inititives in Fayette County from fufilling health and wellness needs to community development and community garden projects. Her volunteerism and dedication to her job and community has made her an asset to Fayette County and the Purdue Extension Office.
Carrie Pfeiffer

Carrie Pfeiffer

Nutrition Education Program
765.825.8502
Carrie Pfeifer is our Nurtition Education Program Advisor serving Fayette County youth Programs and Franklin County youth & adult programs.
Kelly Isaacs

Kelly Isaacs

Nutrition Education Program Advisor
765.825.8502
Kely Isaacs is our Nutrition Education Program Advisor serving Fayette County adult programs as well as Union County adult and youth programs.

NEP

NEP

Nutrition Education Programing!

Helping to improve the nutrition and health of families with limited resources in Indiana since 1944. Learn how to cost effectively meal plan, purchase and prepare food. Learn more below!

Programing in Fayette & Union County with Kelly Isaacs!

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Programing in Fayette & Franklin County with Carrie Pfeiffer!

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J. Long 2nd Street Memorial Park- Creating Roots To Grow A Community

Purdue University and the Fayette Purdue Extension began this collaborative project with local organizations to provide a safe environment for local families to enjoy. Click the link below to learn more!

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Purdue Extension 2020 Impact Report

Purdue Extension 2020 Impact Report

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Collaborative Efforts For A Healthier Community

Fayette County was featured in the Purdue Extension 2020 Impact Report that was given to Purdue's Stakeholders, government officials on the state, federal and local levels as well as other funders. See pages 42-45 below.

2020 Impact Report Link
Fayette County Community Voices, Food Council

Fayette County Featured!

Featured below is a video from Indiana United Way that views images from Fayette County's Food Distributions, supported by the efforts of our Wellness Coordinator, Becky Marvel.

See It Here!
Hatch Program

HATCH Egg Program Through The Pandemic

Bringing an average of 13,000 dozen eggs and counting to Fayette & Union County since December of 2019

Learn more about HATCH