EBT/SNAP customers spend $20 on their EBT card and receive $20 in Double Up Food Bucks to spend on fresh fruits and vegetables.
Three participating markets:
20 Belvoir Avenue
every Saturday 10am-12pm (3rd Sat of April to the 1st Sat of December)
1804 Chestnut Street
every Wednesday 4-6pm (4-5 after Daylight Savings)
1918 Union Avenue
every Thursday- Saturday 12-6 year round
The Chattanooga Food Center will be conducting food demonstrations and cooking classes at our participating markets rotating at each once per month. Also once per month we will be providing food education to after school programs around Chattanooga. We will focus on food education such as meal planning, eating in season, food budgeting, and food literacy. We will post classes on our website, social media, and newsletter each week.
10/15/22 Sweet Potato Recipes from Brainerd Farmers Market Food Demonstration
Sweet Potato Soup: https://www.loveandlemons.com/sweet-potato-soup/
Sweet Potatoes with Blue Cheese and Figs (substitute pumpkin in recipe for sweet potatoes)
In our Walk the Walk Food and Fitness Club, twice a month around city parks, trails and neighborhoods, we will lead walks to encourage healthy lifestyles in our community, offer fellowship and camaraderie, and enjoy the abundant beauty the outdoor areas of Chattanooga has to offer. Check our website, social media pages, and newsletter for where will will be walking every other week!
For any questions or additional information about the Walking Club, Cooking Classes or Double Up Food Bucks programs reach out to Program Coordinator Cori Tinkham, firstname.lastname@example.org or 423-900-2247.