what is market match?
Market Match is a program that allows you to get additional funds in the form of vouchers when you use your CalFresh benefit card at participating markets. This program makes Farmer's Markets and Fruit Stands more affordable. It doubles your CalFresh benefits, allowing your family to purchase more fruits and vegetables. For example, if you spend $10 of CalFresh benefits, you will get extra $10 of vouchers to buy fruits and vegetables. Market Match offer is good once a day, $10 maximum, per market per card.
where can i find participating farmers' markets?
You can find a list of participating markets in Yolo County on our website: www.211yolocounty.com/farmers-markets-english or you can visit www.FMFinder.org for other locations. Also, you can call 211 and ask about participating markets or if you have any other questions. If you do not speak English, ask for an interpreter. It is free, and is available 24 hours, 7 days a week.
what can i buy with market match?
Market Match is good for fruits and vegetables only. You can still use your CalFresh benefits card to buy any CalFresh eligible food at the market.