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SNAP Match Program

By Community Development Department, Cambridge Public Health Department, Food For Free, Mass Farmers Markets, and Cambridge Community Foundation

If you are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, the SNAP Match program will double the value of your SNAP purchases at three Cambridge farmers markets.

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This is an ongoing program.

Ages Pre-natal to 18 and Adult.

All grades.

To utilize this program, shoppers must be eligible for SNAP benefits.


No application or registration needed.



5 Callender Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States


84 Bishop Allen Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

The Port

1 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States


SNAP Match reimbursement is offered at these three farmers markets: the Central Square Farmers Market (Mondays), the Harvard University Farmers Market (Tuesdays), and the Cambridge Winter Farmers Market (Saturdays).

Additional information

For example, a $15 SNAP credit allows SNAP shoppers to purchase $30 of farm fresh products. The maximum reimbursement per market day is $15. Organized in 2014, the SNAP Match Coalition works to make healthy, local produce more accessible to low-income shoppers in Cambridge.