Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)

The SFMNP serves senior residents by providing vouchers to farmer’s markets across the island in an effort to increase community access to fresh, local food.

The Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program will accept applications from March 7 to October 31, 2022.


Eligibility Requirements

  • At least 60 years of age
  • Permanent resident of Hawai‘i County
  • Meet total household income requirement
    • 1 person: $28,916 or less
    • 2 people: $38,961 or less
    • 3 or more: Add $10,045 per additional household member

How to Apply

Applications are accepted online or by mail and reviewed in the order they are received. Please note there is a high need for this program and space is limited, so we recommend applying as soon as possible and no later than October 31, 2022.

Option 1: ONLINE APPLICATION
Option 2: PAPER APPLICATION
Submit our online application (fastest option).

Please note this form requires a Google account to complete; use any pre-existing Google email (gmail) or create a new one for free.
Download our paper application and print, complete, and mail to 47 Rainbow Drive, Hilo, HI 96720.

Paper applications can also be dropped off at HCEOC.

Contact

Cheryl Octavio, Food Services Manager
808-333-0807
coctavio@hceoc.net