Food Access Successes

Posted on November 4, 2020 by Alicia Alferman

Here at Cultivate KC, we think everyone should have access to healthy fruits and vegetables. Our Food Access Program works every day to connect fresh, locally-grown produce to folks who need it!

As of mid-October, here are the approximate numbers for this season:
$99,783 in Double Up Food Bucks has been distributed at area farmers markets.
$82,468 in DUFB has been redeemed at area farmers markets.
2144 individual customers have used the DUFB program this year.
$3545 in Cultivate KC match (for seniors) has been distributed at 3 Kansas markets (Bonner Springs, Kansas City, Ks and Overland Park).
$1837 in Cultivate KC match (for seniors) has been redeemed at the 3 Kansas markets.
120 seniors have received Cultivate KC vouchers.