Food Stamps Go Farther at Austin Farmers' Markets
April 26, 2014
Over the last six months, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) has experienced multiple budget cuts. It was even a part of Paul Ryan's budget plan. While assistance for needy families is under attack at the federal level, an organization in Austin is continuing to expand access to fresh produce for those receiving SNAP benefits and increasing their purchasing power at local farmers' markets.