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Kristin Bogdonas
Extension Educator, Nutrition and Wellness
University of Illinois Extension
321 W 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL 61264
Phone: 309-756-9978
FAX: 309-756-9987
kmbogdo@illinois.edu

Nutrition and Wellness

Nutrition and Wellness

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  • Food Preservation Resources
    Looking for information on how to preserve your fresh produce. You'll find it all here!

  • Nutrition & Wellness Team on Pinterest
    13 boards of inspiration on the topics of nutrition tips and kitchen tricks to keep you and your family healthy no matter where you are.

  • SNAP Community Worker, Henry County, IL PDF
    University of Illinois Extension is hiring a Community Worker for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Programs) in Henry County. Duties include recruiting program participants and presenting classes/workshops in nutrition, food safety, physical activity, and food budgeting. SNAP training provided. Work with diverse populations, collaborate with community partners and present at schools, WIC, public housing, food pantries, senior centers. Must have reliable transportation, good presentation and people skills. The position works out of the Galva Extension Office 37.5 hours week, $12.46 hr plus benefits. Civil service exam required (test will be in Galva at the Extension office). Applicants submit an online Civil Service Application (Urbana) and Exam Request form for EXT-COMM WRKR- GALVA (HENRY/STARK) at jobs.illinois.edu. Questions? Contact 217-333-2137. Apply by March 9, 2015. U of I Extension is an AA/EOE employer.

  • SNAP Community Worker, Rock Island County, IL PDF
    University of Illinois Extension is hiring 3 Community Workers to support SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Programs) in Rock Island County. Duties include recruiting program participants and presenting classes/workshops in nutrition, food safety, physical activity, and food budgeting. SNAP training provided. Work with diverse populations, collaborate with community partners and present at schools, WIC, public housing, food pantries, senior centers. Must have reliable transportation, good presentation and people skills. The position works out of the Milan Extension Office 37.5 hours week, $12.46 hr plus benefits. Civil service exam required (test in Milan, IL at the Extension office). Applicants must submit an online Civil Service Application (Urbana) and Exam Request form for EXT-COMM WRKR- MILAN (ROCK ISLAND) at jobs.illinois.edu Questions? Contact 217-333-2137. Apply by March 9, 2015. U of I Extension is an AA/EOE employer.

  • Turnip the Beet! Nutrition and Wellness Blog
    So, you've heard of 'multigrain' and 'whole grain' but have you heard of sprouted grains? If not, you will be hearing a lot more about them as major food chains will be adding different types of sprouted grains to their menus in place of traditional carbohydrates- white and wheat flours.

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