Enrolling individuals in the food support program can help take some financial burden off their hands and bring them closer to financial self sufficiency as well as a healthier lifestyle.

You should know...

  • Children cannot learn as well, adults cannot work as productively, seniors cannot maintain their independence as well without proper nutrition.
  • No paper coupons Simple EBT card.
  • 40% of eligible low income Minnesota families are still not accessing Food Support.
  • Average $78 per person per month or $212 per household per month
  • About half of those that receive food stamp benefits are children.
  • Free and reduced school lunch programs are available for those on Food Support.
  • Every $5 in new Food Stamps benefits generates $9.70 in total community spending.
  • 100% federally funded through Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service.

Statewide HelpLine
Call Toll Free 1-888-711-1151