Federal Assistance: WIC, SNAP, Farm Direct Programs

SNAP: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

  • Formerly known as Food Stamps.
  • Use Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card/Oregon Trail card to purchase $1 (RED) tokens at the info booth at the Farmers Market.
  • Eligible Purchases: Food intended to be eaten at home or seeds & plants intended to grow food. "Ready to Eat" Foods not eligible.
  • To sign up for SNAP, call 1 800 SAFE-NET or visit their website.
  • Dollar for dollar matching up to $5 when EBT cards used. This year's grant funded by New Seasons Market Farm Preservation Grants. Same eligible products as $1 tokens.

Find our more about our Free Money Nutrition Incentive Program

  • Use WIC vouchers to purchase produce.
  • Any farmer selling produce at the OHSU Farmers Market is signed up to accept these vouchers.
  • Dollar for dollar matching up to $5 (or amount of voucher if less than $5) when vouchers are to be used at the market. Info booth will administer stamp to any matched voucher. This year's grant funded by New Seasons Market Farm Preservation Grants. Same eligible products as $1 tokens.

Find our more about how to become a WIC participant Senior Farm Direct Nutrition Program

Senior Farm Direct Nutrition Program

  • Use Vouchers to purchase produce.
  • All farmers selling produce are signed up to accept these vouchers.
  • Dollar for dollar matching up to $5 (or amount of voucher if less than $5) when vouchers are to be used at the market. Info booth will administer stamp to any matched voucher. This year's grant funded by New Seasons Market Farm Preservation Grants. Same eligible products as $1 tokens.

Find our more about the Senior FDNP program and eligibility

WIC Fruit & Veggie Program

  • Use vouchers to purchase approved produce (see program rules).
  • All vendors selling produce are signed up to take these vouchers.
  • Dollar for dollar matching up to $5 (or amount of voucher if less than $5) when vouchers are to be used at the market. Info booth will administer stamp to any matched voucher. This year's grant funded by New Seasons Market Farm Preservation Grants. Same eligible products as $1 tokens.

Find out more about the WIC Fruit and Veggie program.

Find out more about WIC general programming and eligibility