Cameron County

Cost-Benefit of EFNEP (FY 2011-12)

Studies have shown that for every $1 spent on EFNEP, $10 were estimated to be saved in health care costs and $2 saved in food costs by participants. For Cameron County, this equals $4.0 million in estimated health care cost savings and almost $811,346 in food costs.



Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program
114 Kleberg Center
2253 TAMU
College Station, Texas
phone: 979.845.2798
fax: 979.862.8404

[Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service]

[The Texas A&M University System]