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2022 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Application for Vouchers

2022 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Application for Vouchers/Affidavit for Eligibility

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The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides fresh fruit and vegetables to lower-income seniors with the goal of improving their health and nutritional status.  It also supports local farming by increasing the use of farmers markets and roadside stands.

To be eligible to receive a voucher, you must meet all of the following: 
  • You must be 60 years old or older (or 55+ if you are Native American /Alaska Native)
  • Your income must be below 185% of Federal Poverty Level.  That means:
    • $25,142 Annual or $2,096 Monthly Income for 1 person
    • $33,874 Annual or $2,823 Monthly Income for 2 people
    • $42,606 Annual or $3,551 Monthly Income for 3 people
    • $51,338 Annual or $4,279 Monthly Income for 4 people
    • For larger households, add $783/month for each additional person
  • You must be a resident of Pierce County
There is a strict limit of up to $80 in vouchers per household.  Incomplete applications or applications received before May 2nd will be returned.  A limited number of vouchers are available each season, and completed applications will be processed in the order received. 

We will begin accepting applications for vouchers on Monday, May 2, 2022.  To receive SFMNP vouchers, you must complete all fields below and return the application to Pierce County Human Services, Aging & Disability Resources. 

Please provide all of the information on Page 2, sign your application, and return your application to:

Pierce County Human Services
Attn: Mickie Brown
4301 S. Pine St., Suite 446
Tacoma, WA  98409

You may also fax your application to (253) 798-2818, Attn: Mickie Brown, or e-mail the application to: seniorfarmersmarket@piercecountywa.gov 

Vouchers will be mailed to eligible applicants beginning Friday, June 17th.