Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

The North Carolina Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) is a summer-only program that provides vouchers to eligible older adults to purchase fresh fruits, vegetables, honey, and fresh cut herbs from certified locations.

For questions, please contact the Senior Citizens Nutrition Program at 704-336-3144.

Eligible seniors will have the opportunity to complete applications and receive $50.00 vouchers at the two markets on the dates below (June-September).

What are eligibility requirements for the Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program?

To participate, a person must meet three requirements:

1. 60 years of age or older.

2. Live in Mecklenburg County

3. Household income of no more than 185% of the 2024 Federal Poverty Level ($2,322 or less per month for a one-person household; $3,152 or less per month for a 2-person household.)

 

North Region - 18121 Old Statesville Rd., Cornelius, NC 28031

Dates:  

June 12th & 26th
July 10th , 17th, & 31st
August 14th & 28th
September 11th

Uptown Market - 300 S Davidson St., Charlotte, NC 28202

Dates: 

June 15th & 29th
July 13th & 20th
August 3rd , 17th, & 31st
September 14th