Archive: low-income

  • Project | Helping People Find Places That Accept foodstamps

    May 16th, 2011 | by Ysiad Ferreiras | 1 Comment
    Our idea: is a free sms-based app that helps food stamp recipients find healthy places that accept SNAP (food stamps). Most recipients have money in their accounts, but many are embarrassed to go to farmers markets and nice stores and ask if they accept SNAP. With unemployment at all time highs, many people on ... more
  • Blog | Documentary: FoodStamped

    Feb 18th, 2011 | by rmalhotra | 0 Comments
    Ever wonder why fruits and veggies are so expensive while corn and wheat are so cheap? Why are partially hydrogenated oil and high fructose corn syrup in practically everything? The other day at the San Francisco IndieFest, I went to a screening of “FoodStamped”, a documentary of a couple as they attempt to eat healthy ... more

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