Outreach is UGA's mission to provide knowledge to all people in Georgia to improve the quality of life.
Extension agents share training, research and publications through Extension offices.
Public Service extends university resources linking the expertise of our faculty to families, businesses, and communities.
One Walk Georgia participant with a “hectic schedule” has lost 100 pounds in 9 months and 26 of those pounds were lost during the 12 weeks of Walk Georgia. Walk Georgia “provided … an extra incentive to get (exercise) in.”
Last year FACS County Extension Agents helped 222,346 Georgians.
View July 2014 Issue of Extension Nutrition and Health Newsletter
Event held at Russell Special Collections library
The five-year program, launched in 2008, has helped strengthen African-American families
Here is the April issue of the Extension Nutriton and Health Newsletter This month's issue reports on a USDA survey on current eating practices, some on-line fitness videos and how much sugar we consume in our beverages.
Georgia United Credit Union is partnering again this year with UGA to provide VITA services. In 2013, 865 individuals in submitting e-file returns totaling $1,051,033 in federal refunds and $177,242 in state refunds.