Farmers market vouchers may be obtained for seniors at various senior centers in Kanawha and Putnam counties.
Eligibility requirements and sites include:
-- Kanawha County:
Only one $20 coupon book per household is allowed. Seniors must be 60 or older and must bring a photo ID. Income eligibility per household must be below: one person, $1,772/month or $21,257 per year; or for two people, $2,392 per month or $28,694 per year. Those who wish to pick up a voucher for a senior must bring their photo I.D., the senior's photo I.D. and a written note granting permission. Vouchers may be picked up for a maximum of three seniors.
Vouchers will be given out between 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the following locations, with the exception of the Rand site, which is noon to 4 p.m.July 8: Charleston Area Nutrition Site, Tiskelwah Center, 600 Florida St.
July 9: Capitol Market, outside by the vendors, 800 Smith St.
July 10: Elkview Nutrition Site, Elk River Community Center, 902 Main St.
July 11: Sissonville Nutrition Site, gymnasium by Aldersgate Church, 6823 Sissonville Drive.
July 15: Nitro Nutrition Site, Nitro Community Center, 21st Street and Second Avenue.
July 16: St. Albans Nutrition Site, Hansford Community Center, 500 Washington St.