Benefits-Gov is an online resource to help you find federal benefits you may be eligible for in the United States. (formerly was one of the earliest “E-Government” initiatives to launch in 2002 as part of the President’s Management Agenda, and was established as the official benefits website of the U.S. government. Prior…

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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

supplemental nutrition assistance program (snap)

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), or food stamps, helps people with limited income buy food. Benefits are provided on an electronic card that is used like an ATM card and accepted at most grocery stores. Stores that accept SNAP are not allowed to set a minimum purchase amount to use the benefit. After you…

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Food Bank for New York City

Food Bank For New York City

For 35 years, Food Bank For New York City has been the city’s major hunger-relief organization working to end hunger throughout the five boroughs. Nearly one in five New Yorkers relies on Food Bank for food and other resources. Food Bank for New York City takes a strategic, multifaceted approach that provides meals and builds…

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