Matching programs allow every dollar of SNAP benefits at the market to be matched 1 to 1, which effectively doubles the SNAP customer’s buying power (Farmers Market Legal Toolkit).
Future of the farmers Market Quest Program In Alaska – This 2018 study from the Alaska Farmers Market Association and the State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services details SNAP and the history of matching programs in Alaska.
- We are updating this report for 2022, adding information about WIC, SFMNP, FMNP, working with food access organizations, and including information for food hubs, farmstands, and CSAs
- Stay tuned – out September 2022!
Additional Information from Outside Alaska:
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