Tag: Food Assistance

RIT Leads Community Nutrition Research Program

>>Through a grant that I have from the US Department of Agriculture people who participate in the SNAP program, formerly called the food stamp program, can receive a discount on fresh vegetables that they buy here on the Curbside Market.>>The Curbside Market program is basically a farmer’s market on wheels. We go throughout various neighborhoods….

40th Anniversary of USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service

We have a second program where, with other volunteers that are on five days a week. Where we send drivers out. Boy, when you go in these houses, it is just amazing. You may be the only thing going into the cupboard. I remember one time I took an order over, and I’m not usually…