SNAP participants in Florida can buy hot ready-to-eat foods with their benefits through Sept. 30

Due to Irma you can now Buy hot foods with your SNAP benefits in Florida now until Sept. 30

USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) recently approved a temporary waiver and supported other actions that will help households participating in the USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in Florida, Georgia and the Virgin Islands and the Nutrition Assistance Program in Puerto Rico access food in the wake of Hurricane Irma, including:

Latino Market Restaurant Lunch Specials

  • Allowing SNAP participants in Florida to buy hot foods and hot ready-to-eat foods with their benefits through Sept. 30.
  • Supporting Florida’s plan to issue all September SNAP benefits on Sept.