Good Food Program Successes
With the help of the Portland Children's Levy, USDA FINI, CareOregon and Siletz Charitable Foundation Village Market has :
- Given 32,845 free apples, bananas and oranges to kids in New Columbia.
- Provided $31,000 in discounts for fruit, vegetables, eggs, dairy, whole grains.
- Distributed $26,168 in Veggie Vouchers to 200 participants.
- And is now providing $5 for fresh fruits and vegetables everytime someone spends $20 using SNAP benefits.
Village Market provided a total of $72,243 in incentives for Good Food and fresh produce in 2016 and 2017...and we are just getting started.