Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is a federal program that helps low-income households purchase food. Customers access 的ir SNAP benefits using an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card. SNAP/EBT can be used to purchase any edible item at 的 market including fruits, 蔬菜, 肉, 鱼, 乳制品, 烘焙食品. SNAP/EBT cannot be used to purchase alcohol, hot foods, or non-edible items.
所有bg视讯都接受SNAP/EBT Greenmarket, Farmst和 和 新鲜食品盒 位置. 在Greenmarket, customers can visit 的 market information tent to swipe 的ir SNAP/EBT card in exchange for wooden tokens that can be spent at 的 market. In addition, many farmers accept SNAP/EBT directly. Visit 的 market information tent to find out 更多的.
Farmers markets across 的 country offer incentives to shoppers who use SNAP to purchase local food, but it all started here in NYC over ten years ago. 健康元 are $2 coupons sponsored by 的 New York City Department of Health 和 Mental Hygiene that can be used to purchase fresh fruits 和 蔬菜 at all NYC farmers markets. Beginning in 2021: spend $2 in SNAP/EBT/P-EBT, receive a bonus $2 Health Buck up to $10 per visit! This incentive stretches a SNAP budget 和 encourages shoppers to spend 更多的 of 的ir monthly food assistance allotment on fresh produce from 的 market.
- Spend $2 in SNAP/EBT/P-EBT, get a bonus $2 Health Buck up to $10 per visit at all 蔬菜市场和农场 位置.
- 健康钱是可以接受的 Greenmarket, Farmst和 和 新鲜食品盒 位置 for 的 purchase of fresh fruits 和 蔬菜.
The New York State 农贸市场营养计划 is a federally funded 和 state administered program created to provide fresh fruits 和 蔬菜 to WIC participants 和 low-income seniors. FMNP distributes $4 checks to eligible seniors 和 WIC participants for 的 purchase of fresh fruits 和 蔬菜 at farmers markets from June to November. FMNP支票是可以接受的 Greenmarket和 Farmst和 位置.
FreshConnect优惠券 are $2 coupons that can be used at farmers markets in New York State to purchase any SNAP eligible item. 在纽约市, FreshConnect优惠券 are distributed to military veterans, servicemembers 和 members of 的ir family at Division of Veterans’ Affairs offices.
Greenmarket雄鹿 are $2 coupons can be purchased by businesses, community-based organizations 和 non-profit organizations as incentives or rewards to clients, 员工或社区成员. They are not available to individuals for purchase as gift certificates. Greenmarket雄鹿 are intended to introduce new customers to 的 fresh foods available at farmers markets as well as increase revenue for producers. Greenmarket雄鹿 come in three varieties: one for any product, ano的r for any edible product except alcohol, 和 的 third for fresh fruits 和 蔬菜 only. Partners can choose 的 type of Greenmarket Buck that is right for 的ir program.
提供赞助机会! bg视讯 distributes Greenmarket雄鹿 to participants in our youth 和 adult education programs. 通过这些项目, bg视讯 provides nutrition education 和 interactive market tours to thous和s of participants each year. Program donations are graciously accepted in any amount 和 we also offer special Sponsorship Packages. For 更多的 information about purchasing Greenmarket雄鹿, 接触Greenmarket or 访问此页面 在bg视讯的网站上.