Farmers' Market Coupons Available to Seniors

Contact: Sofia Rittenhouse                              
Coordinator of Health and Wellness                
(607) 778-2411    
Sofia.Rittenhouse@broomecounty.us
            
 

Farmers’ Market Coupons Available to Seniors

Representatives from the Broome County Office for Aging will be visiting various outdoor locations to issue Farmers’ Market Coupons to eligible individuals, rain or shine.  Face masks and hand sanitizer will also be available for pickup upon request.  

Farmers’ Market Coupons are $20 worth of vouchers that may be exchanged for produce at local participating farmers’ markets. All eligible individuals may receive one $20 booklet per year.  Applicants must be age 60 or older and self-attest that they are within the following income guidelines: $1,968/month for a one-person household; $2,658/month for a two-person household; or $3,349/month for a three-person household.

Please refer to the list below for the dates and locations of the distributions.  All those who attend a distribution must wear a face mask, or one will be provided to them.  

8/4    Eastern Broome Senior Center Parking Lot, 27 Golden Ln., Harpursville, 9:30-10:30 am
8/6    Northern Broome Senior Center Parking Lot, 12 Strongs Pl., Whitney Pt., 9:30-10:30 am
8/10    Broome West Senior Center Parking Lot, 2801 Wayne St., Endwell, 1-2:30 pm
8/11    Otsiningo Park, Binghamton (Use Main Entrance off Bevier St. Bridge), 9:30-11 am
8/12    Vestal High School Parking Lot, 205 Woodlawn Dr., Vestal, 9:30-11 am
8/13    Otsiningo Park, Binghamton (Use Main Entrance off Bevier St. Bridge), 1-3 pm
8/14     Johnson City Senior Center Parking Lot, 30 Brocton St., Johnson City, 9:30-11 am

For additional information, please contact the Office for Aging at (607) 778-2411.  

What: “Farmers’ Market Coupons Available to Seniors”

When: August 4, 6, 10-14

Where: Various Outdoor Locations in Broome County

Who: Individuals 60 years of age and older who meet income guidelines
 

Publish Date
July 14, 2020