Beginning in March 2014, the Beaches Green Market
and other participating Market Vendors will be able to accept EBT
payments from users of SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program).
The SNAP program, formerly known as the Food Stamp program, provides
food purchasing assistance for low- and no-income people living in the
U.S. It is a federal aid program, administered by the U.S. Department
of Agriculture, under the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS)
SNAP eligible food items available at the Market are fruits and vegetables, fresh-baked breads, local
honey, jams, granola, food-producing seeds and plants for home
gardens, meats & cheeses & more!