By: FROM STAFF REPORTS
July 26, 2012
Boone County Community Organization will be distributing Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program coupons to Boone County Seniors. To be eligible to receive these coupons you must be a Boone County resident, meeting the below income requirements, 60 years or older and there is a limit of one per household.
If you are going to be a proxy or pickup for someone you must have an authorization form or note with their name, address, phone number, birth date, amount of income and a statement giving your permission to do so.
Income Requirements before taxes -1 person-$1,723 monthly-$20,665 yearly; 2 people-$2,333-monthly-$27,991 yearly; 3 people-$2,944 monthly-$35,317 yearly; 4 people-$3,554 monthly-$42,643 yearly; 5 people-$4,165 monthly-$49,969 yearly.
The Farmer’s Market coupons will continue to be distributed at the Boone County Community Organizations central office located at Kenmore Drive on Lick Creek Road (behind the Health Department) daily from 8 to 12- 1 to 3. This will be on a first come, first serve basis. If you have any questions please call 304-369-0451.