What is Double Up Food Bucks?
Double Up Oklahoma is a statewide healthy food incentive program. This program doubles the value (up to $20 per day) of federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) nutrition benefits spent at participating farmers markets, helping people bring home more locally grown
fruits and vegetables.
How does Double Up work?
Double Up provides SNAP recipients with a
one-to-one match to buy healthy, Oklahoma grown fruits and vegetables when they use their Access Oklahoma card at participating locations.
Who qualifies for Double Up?
It’s easy! Anyone receiving SNAP benefits is automatically eligible: if you have an Access Oklahoma card, you can use this program.
What can you buy with Double Up Food Bucks?
Double Up Food Bucks can only be used to purchase Oklahoma grown fruits and vegetables.
How do people sign up?
At farmers markets: Before shopping, SNAP customers should go to the information booth,
where market staff can help you get started.
Double Up Oklahoma, modeled from the Fair Food Network’s, program doubles the value of federal nutrition (SNAP or food stamps) benefits spent at participating markets and grocery stores, helping people bring home more healthy fruits and vegetables while supporting local farmers. The wins are three-fold:
low-income consumers eat more healthy food, local farmers gain new customers and make more money, and more food dollars stay in the local economy.