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HEALTHY FOODS, HEALTHY FAMILIES
Comidas Sanas, Familias Sanas
Healthy Foods, Healthy Families delivers interactive food and nutrition workshops at farmers markets for families that receive federal food assistance — WIC (Women, Infant, and Children) or SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program). Provided in English and Spanish, the program empowers parents and children with the tools to shop for affordable, seasonal foods and prepare them in healthy, kid-friendly ways. For each week of participation, families receive free samples, games, recipes, financial incentives, and other bonuses.