Snap Ed

SNAP ED in Lewis County

Program Contact in Thurston County: Tara Witten, SNAP ED Coordinator         (360) 867-2160 •
Lewis County contact: Sheila Gray, Director         360.740.1214 •

WSU Lewis County Extension is committed to improving the health and wellness of community residents through the Food $ense program.

Food $ense is a collaborative effort of the USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program*, USDA- Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service (CSREES), Washington State University, Lewis County and local partners.

The goal of Food $ense is to provide nutrition education experiences that increase the likelihood that people eligible for SNAP will make healthy food choices within a limited budget and choose physically active lifestyles consistent with the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and Food Guidance System (


*formerly Food Stamps; Basic Foods in Washington State