Food Assistance Benefits at Findlay Market

The SNAP Plus/Produce Perks program at Findlay Market helps families afford more fresh fruits and vegetables and other healthy food typically found in the Findlay Farmers Market. Since 2007, low-income shoppers have been able to exchange their EBT dollars for one-dollar brass tokens that they can spend like cash in

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Shared by United Resource Connection February 19, 2021

New Pandemic-EBT Cards Should Be Received Soon. What is Pandemic EBT (P-EBT)?

Federal law allows States to implement a temporary program called Pandemic- Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT), which provides eligible children with Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) benefits. Preschool (Pre-K) through 12th grade students within eligible school buildings who are eligible for free or reduced-price meals through

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Shared by United Resource Connection February 16, 2021

Amazon Accepts SNAP EBT

Amazon now accepts SNAP EBT which enables people with this benefit to shop from home and have groceries delivered, in many qualifying cases without any delivery charges. Needless to say, this is a great help across many situations: for folks with disabilities or large families or using public transportation or

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Shared by United Resource Connection September 12, 2020

Local Food Pantries Sorted by Zip Code

The Cincinnati Freestore compiles a list of local food pantries with addresses and contact information. This is a great resource if you know someone or a family in need of food assistance. It is also a great resource if you are financially able to support your local food pantry. We

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Shared by United Resource Connection April 9, 2020

CAA offers mobile pantry every month

The Cincinnati Community Action Agency, in partnership with Freestore Foodbank, will distribute free food to families in need through its Mobile Food Pantry, on a first-come, first-served basis. The agency will distribute fruit, vegetables, and baked goods at Tryed Stone New Beginnings Church, located at 5550 Reading Road from 9:00 – 11:00

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Shared by Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS April 23, 2019

Assistance to Families Affected by Shutdown

CPS and the YMCA are offering assistance to area federal workers affected by the partial government shutdown. Families affected by the shutdown may qualify for free or reduced meal plans for their children. Applications can be completed online at School Cafe. Click on “Register Now.” Select your state and school district. Follow

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Shared by United Resource Connection January 15, 2019

Homeless & Low Income Resource Directory published in .pdf format by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center

The Community Outreach Division of the Cincinnati VA Center (513.977.6800), Sally R. Hammitt, LISW-S, Director, has released a resource directory to benefit the Greater Cincinnati homeless population. The directory can be downloaded here.   The directory was compiled by Sharon Graavett, LISW-S, and edited by Emily Hunt, MSW, LSW, with

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Shared by United Resource Connection June 8, 2014

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