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Fruit & Veg Program
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Fruit & Veg Program

New Fruit & Veg Enrollments

Due to high demand, the Fruit & Veg Program is currently full. Please check back to learn when we can take new enrollments.

Helping Residents Access More Fresh Fruits & Vegetables

Supporting every person to be able to shop with dignity and choice to purchase the food that is essential for a healthy life.

Participants receiving services or enrolled at certain partner organizations receive $40 or $80 per month, depending on household size, to buy fresh fruits and vegetables.

Questions?

Contact the Healthy Eating, Active Living Specialist at foodaccess@bouldercounty.gov 303-441-1382.

Due to high demand, the Fruit & Veg Boulder program is currently full.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be below income limits in the table below
  • Must not be a current WIC or SNAP participant or be eligible for WIC or SNAP
  • Must live in the City of Boulder or the City of Longmont
Household SizeAnnual Gross IncomeMonthly Gross IncomeTwice-Monthly (Gross)Bi-Weekly (Gross)Weekly (Gross)
1$26,973$2,248$1,124$1,038$519
2$36,482$3,041$1,521$1,404$702
3$45,991$3,833$1,917$1,769$885
4$55,500$4,625$2,313$2,135$1,068
5$65,009$5,418$2,709$2,501$1,251
6$74,518$6,210$3,105$2,867$1,434
7$84,027$7,003$3,502$3,232$1,616
8$93,536$7,795$3,898$3,598$1,799
For each additional family member, add:+$9,509+$793+$397+$366$183

Enrollment

Fruit and Veg Boulder program applicants must receive services at one of our partner organizations.

If you have questions about the Fruit and Veg program, please send an email to the Fruit and Veg coordinator at foodaccess@bouldercounty.gov

Please include:

  • Name
  • Contact information

The program will contact you within one week.

Fruit and Veg Boulder

Supporting participants to be able to shop for fresh produce with dignity and choice.

Eligibility

  • At or Below income requirements (less than 185% FPL)
  • Must not be currently receiving or eligible for WIC or SNAP
  • Must be City of Boulder resident
  • Must be receiving services at one of our partner organizations

Participating Locations

  • Boulder County Farmers Market, on 13th St. (between Canyon Blvd. and Arapahoe Ave.)
  • Las X Americas, 2887 30th St.
  • Ideal Market, 1275 Alpine Ave.
  • King Soopers
    • 3600 Table Mesa Dr.
    • 1650 30th St.
    • 6550 Lookout Rd.
  • Natural Grocers, 2685 Pearl St.
  • Whole Foods Market
    • 2905 Pearl St.
    • 695 S. Broadway

Partner Organizations

  • El Centro Amistad
  • Colorado Statewide Parent Coalition
  • Clinica Family Health
  • University of Colorado
  • BVSD
  • Early Care and Education Centers
  • EFAA
  • Boulder Food Rescue
  • Presbyterian Manor Senior Housing
  • City of Boulder Retail Partners: Boulder County Farmers Markets, King Soopers, Whole Foods, Natural Grocers, Las X Americas

Funding Sources

  • City of Boulder Health Equity Fund (sugar-sweetened beverage tax revenue)

Fruit and Veg Boulder

Increasing access to locally grown produce and locally owned stores to promote nutrition security for families with low-incomes.

Eligibility

  • At or Below income requirements (less than 185% FPL)
  • Must not be currently receiving or eligible for WIC or SNAP
  • Must be City of Longmont resident
  • Must be receiving services at one of our partner organizations

Partner Organizations

  • St. Vrain Valley School District
  • El Centro Amistad
  • Colorado Statewide Parent Coalition
  • Brújula Comunitaria

Farm and Retail Partners

  • Boulder County Farmers Markets
  • Ollin Farms
  • Longmont Packing
  • La Barata

Funding Sources

  • Boulder County Sustainability Tax
  • City of Longmont Human Services Fund

Contact Us

Healthy Eating Active Living

Main: 303-441-1564
Submit a question

Location

Boulder
3450 Broadway
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Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday-Friday

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