Double Up Food Bucks
SPRING CURRENCY UPDATE:
Spring currency is now available at all participating locations and is valid through June 30, 2021.
In 2021, Double Up Food Bucks will expire quarterly – check the expiration date on the bucks!
To participate in the Double Up Food Bucks program, simply bring your SNAP EBT card to a participating location to get started. For every $1 you spend on any fresh fruits and vegetables with your SNAP EBT card, you will get $1 in Double Up Food Bucks. Spend your Double Up Food Bucks right away or save for another visit. To learn more about how the program works at different locations, click here.
FARMERS MARKET UPDATE:
Farmers markets are now open for the 2021 season! Click here to find the most up-to-date Double Up Food Bucks farmers markets locations and information.
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Get FREE Fruits & Vegetables with your SNAP EBT Card!
2020 ANNUAL REPORT
In 2020, more food insecure Iowans used Double Up Food Bucks to access free fruits and vegetables than any year before!
In a year with unique challenges, the healthy food incentive program was able to make a difference in the fight against food insecurity caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Take a look back at some of the highlights from 2020:
Double Up Food Bucks Annual Report
DOUBLE UP FOOD BUCKS & COVID-19:
As communities continue to respond to COVID-19, Double Up Food Bucks is here for Iowans with SNAP Cards (EBT) to double their food dollars to purchase more healthy food:
This work is supported by Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive Grant Program grant no. 2018-70025-28170/project accession no. 1015841 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
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Double Up Food Bucks would not exist — much less be such a success — without the support of our partners.
2021 Double Up Food Bucks Farm Stand Application
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Iowa Double Up Food Bucks 2021 Farmers Market Application
How Double Up Food Bucks works in both a farmers market and grocery store setting.