As need increases, funding for SNAP decreases

January 29, 2013 at 6:00 pm in Alexandria Echo Press

As the Minnesota Nutritious Food Coalition was celebrating its first year of working to increase participation in the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the federal government was in the midst of plans to decrease funds that support the educational component of SNAP.
More than 500,000 Minnesotans receive nutrition assistance benefits each month. Continue Reading