Farmers Market Food Access
Fresh Access Bucks doubles your SNAP/EBT benefits at participating Gainesville farmers markets including the four listed below!
Who: Anyone who…
- participates in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps), and
- has a balance of at least one dollar on their SNAP/EBT card
This includes people with pandemic (P-EBT) cards!
What: A program using orange plastic tokens that you can spend on food at vendors’ booths. We match whatever you take off of your SNAP/EBT card with the same amount* in green Fresh Access Bucks tokens you can use to buy fruits, veggies, and food-producing plants.
*Matching is UNLIMITED until the end of 2020!
Where & When: