2015 Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) gives eligible seniors a set of checks worth a total of $20 to be used at approved Farmers Markets and Farm Stands throughout the state of Pennsylvania.

Distribution on Tuesday, June 16

In Allegheny County, voucher distribution will take place on Tuesday, June 16 at designated community centers.  View the list of distribution centers here: Allegheny County SFMNP Distribution Locations

Eligibility Requirements

If you live outside of Allegheny County check with your local county eligibility requirements.

Allegheny County resident eligibility

  • 60 years of age or older by December 31, 2015
  • Meet the income guidelines (self-reported):
    • One person household: At or below $21,775
    • Two-person household: At or below $29,471*
      *Married couples may each receive one set of checks

Older adults living in a nursing home, convent, or residential facility that provides meals on a regular basis are not eligible to receive SFMNP checks.

Approved Farmers Market Locations

Only approved farmers markets and farm stands can accept the SFMNP checks.  View the list of approved locations: Allegheny County Farmers Market Locations

View more information on the Allegheny County official web site: Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

Pennsylvania Statewide Information

For information about this statewide program and access to approved farmers market lists by county, visit the PA Department of Agriculture website


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