Date(s) - 02/13/2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Direct Marketing Sites & Farmers markets can accept Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits to create a win-win-win opportunity for their market, their vendors, and the health of their community. Accepting SNAP, which is distributed via the Michigan Bridge Card, can increase revenue for vendors, contribute to vendor recruitment and retention for the market and increase access to fresh, nutritious, local food for residents of your community. Attend this webinar to learn how accepting SNAP benefits can benefit a farmers market and the steps to getting started. This webinar will discuss how Direct Marketing Sites or markets can facilitate SNAP transactions between customers and vendors. Learn more about SNAP at farmers markets at www.mifma.org/snap. This webinar qualifies for 2 Professional Development Hours for certified market managers seeking recertification through MIFMA’s Continuing Education Program.