Committed to improving people’s health and eliminating malnutrition by ensuring that everyone has access to affordable, nutritious food and nutrition education. Operates low cost, fresh food farmer’s markets throughout Philadelphia Click here for map. 1617 JFK Blvd Suite 900. 215-575-0444.
Click here for info on Philly Food Bucks to get extra healthy foods with your Access Card
Each week Farm to Families supplies North Philadelphia families with boxes of produce from local farmers at a cost of only $10 or $15. Boxes are brimming with fresh fruits and vegetables, often valued at double the price. Additional fresh items including specialty produce, eggs, meat, and seafood are also offered at affordable prices. Cash, credit, SNAP benefits and FMNP coupons are all accepted for payment. Please contact distribution sites from website below, for detailed information or to register for the program.
Free fresh fruits and veggies for those who need them. Click here for locations.
SHARE (Self-Help and Resource Exchange) is a program where people can purchase a package of food for $20 and 2 hours of community service with a retail value of about $40. The food package contains meat, fresh fruits, vegetables, and staples. Call 215-223-2220 or 800-595-3663 for more info or check out their website for a SHARE location near you.
Eating healthy doesn’t have to be expensive. Use these tips and materials to make healthy choices while staying within your budget.
Click link for info www.choosemyplate.gov/budget
Operate many fresh food resources including teh “SNAP Box Program,” which provides participating families with 5-8 produce items weekly that they pay for using their SNAP benefits. – See more at:
www.greensgrow.org/life/snapbox or call 215.427.2702
Download listing of food resources in Philly including: income based food resources; emergency food resources; and fresh food resources.
Click here for citywide listing
By neighborhood: NE, NW, SW/West, West, 19121/32, 19122/25/33/34 (North), 19123/30