Tag Archives: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Riverdale Park Farmers Market launches SNAP-EBT token program today

The Riverdale Park Farmers Market, located at 4650 Queensbury Road, is launching their token program today.  Open from 3:00 – 7:00pm, there will be a wide variety of items available for purchase from local farmers and producers – from ice … Continue reading

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Suitland Farmers Market launches SNAP-EBT token program today

The Suitland Farmers Market, located at 4500 Suitland Road, is launching their token program today.  Open from 3:00 – 7:00pm, there will be a variety of items available for purchase from local farmers and producers. The market will accept SNAP, … Continue reading

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Druid Hill Farmers Market launches SNAP & token program today

The Druid Hill  Market, located at 3100 Swann Drive in Baltimore – near the Conservatory – is launching their token program today.  Open from 3:30 – 7:30pm, there will be a variety of items available for purchase from local farmers and … Continue reading

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USDA publishes information on EBT Equipment & Service Providers

In an effort to continue to increase access to SNAP through wireless technology at farmers markets, USDA has released an information sheet on EBT equipment and service providers.  It is a useful summary of services and a good compilation of … Continue reading

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Deadline Extended to 4/15: EBT/SNAP Funding for Wireless Machines and Service Fees

DHR has extended the deadline for submitting a grant proposal for funding for an EBT/SNAP machine and to pay for wireless service fees until April 15th.   We have put together a step-by-step guideline for this process, which can be found here. … Continue reading

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SAIL Webinar Training on 12/11

For those of you interested in how the online Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) online system in Maryland (the Service Access and Information Link, or SAIL) works, there is an upcoming webinar to walk you through the process. Hosted by … Continue reading

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Farmers Markets & Food Assistance Year-Round

While many Maryland farmers markets fold up their tents towards the end of October or November, there are some that remain open year-round to provide local food through the winter months. Those markets in our EFM Network that are open … Continue reading

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