Funded by the USDA, the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides low-income seniors with $40 in coupons/ vouchers that can be exchanged for fruits, vegetables, honey, and fresh-cut herbs at approved farmers markets and farm stores. To be eligible to receive Senior Farmers Market Coupons, you must meet all of the following:

  • Be 60 years old or older (55+ if Native American or Alaska Native)
  • Be a resident of Washington State
  • Have an income below:
    • $23,606 Annual / $1,967 Monthly for 1 person, or
    • $31,894 Annual / $2,658 Monthly for 2 people
    • Add $691 monthly for each additional person in the household.

 

Download affidavit in English, Spanish, Ukrainian, or Russian 

To apply for Senior Farmers Market Coupons, download the affidavit, fill it out, and return it to:

Meals on Wheels and More

315 Halleck Street

Bellingham, WA 98225

Fax: 360-647-7952

Email: jmeyers@whatcomcoa.org

If you cannot download the affidavit, call 360-733-4030 x1022 and leave your name and phone number.

 

Senior Farmers Market Coupons will be distributed by mail starting in late May or early June.

 

*One set of vouchers per person.

**Proof of income not required.

*** Supplies are limited. Completion of an affidavit does not guarantee you will receive coupons.

 

Senior Farmers Market Coupons can be redeemed starting June 1st at the following Whatcom and San Juan County locations:

 

Whatcom County

Bellingham Farmers Market

Ferndale Farmers Market

 

San Juan County

San Juan Island Farmers Market

Orcas Island Farmers Market

Lopez Island Farmers Market