Didn’t find the information you were looking for or want to know more about bringing Double Up to your neighborhood? Below are some ways you can get involved. Have other ideas or questions?
Are you interested in becoming a participating market that offers Double Up? There are some eligibility requirements you must confirm first. If you cannot fulfill one of the requirements outlined below and want to know more, feel free to contact the Program Coordinator, Kristie Munson, at 202-774-7196 or email@example.com.
- Your store/market must be able to accept SNAP benefits (minimum one season of experience is preferred) with a SNAP Permit number from USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) and have a point-of-sale device and SNAP currency in their possession.
- Your store/market must demonstrate sufficient organizational capacity to handle associated accounting and reporting for the DUFB program.
- Your store/market must have a designated market manager or staff person responsible for Double Up implementation.
- Farmers Markets must have written support to participate in the program from the fiduciary organization (if different from the market organization).
Our summer application season is currently closed but we are accepting requests for information. By filling this out we can confirm your preliminary eligibility and send you a full application when the season opens again.
SPREAD THE WORD
Double Up’s success is grounded in a network of partners who help spread the word. We have a variety of downloadable outreach materials available online including posters and regional flyers. Check them out on our resources page or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for copies.
We are growing our network of Double Up volunteers. From connecting with shoppers to introducing community organizations to the program, there are many opportunities to get involved. Email us to learn more!