There may be additional options to pay with Food Stamps directly with your farm. Please ask them!
FLOWER = Fresh, Local & Organic Within Everyone's Reach
While at GreenStar Co-op don't miss out on FLOWER, their member-owner discount program that makes natural, wholesome food and eco-friendly products more affordable!
Qualifying participants receive:
To qualify for FLOWER, you must currently qualify for and receive benefits from one of the following programs:
Applications are available at both store locations and can be turned into the Customer Service Desk at the West End store.
For more information on the FLOWER program, please contact Alexis or Colin in the Membership Department at 273-9392 or email@example.com.
The Nutrition Outreach & Education Program (NOEP) at Catholic Charities in Tompkins County provides free, confidential pre-screenings to determine potential Food Stamp eligibility. If it appears that you may be eligible, assistance can be given with providing application materials, filling out the application, gathering documentation, answering questions about the process, and facilitating the relationship between the client and the Department of Social Services (DSS).
To find out more, set up an appointment to meet at a location near you or downtown at Catholic Charities or to be pre-screened over the phone and have application materials mailed to you please contact Melissa at 607-272-5062 ext. 21 or at 1-866-436-2650 ext. 21.
The cost of a subsidized CSA share through Healthy Food For All is half the cost the farm's regular share.
Healthy Food For All participants are welcome to pay in full, make monthly installments or work with their farm to come up with a payment plan.
Below are the 2012 prices, deposit and suggested monthly installments.
Early Morning Farm Single Adult CSA Share: Total cost = $207. Deposit due upon registration = $34.50 + 5 monthly payments = $34.50 from June - October
Early Morning Farm Full CSA Share: Total cost = $270. Deposit due upon registration = $45 + 5 monthly payments = $45 from June - October
Full Plate Farm Collective CSA Share: Total cost = $258. Deposit due upon registration = $43 + 5 monthly payments = $43 from June - October
Kestrel Perch Berry CSA Share: Total cost = $55. Deposit due upon registration = $15 + 2 monthly payments = $20 due June 15th and July 15th
Sweet Land Farm CSA Share: Total cost = $258. Deposit due upon registration = $43 + 5 monthly payments = $43 from June - October
West Haven Farm CSA Share: Total cost = $258 + $25 if you opt not to work 3 hours on the farm. Deposit due upon registration = $43 + 5 monthly payments = $43 (or $48 non-working members) from June - October