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SNAP

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities.

Households who receive SNAP can use benefits to buy foods such as:

  • breads and cereals
  • fruits and vegetables
  • meats, fish and poultry
  • dairy products

To learn more about SNAP, please visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/supplemental-nutrition-assistance-program-snap.

Criteria for Household Income Limits

Gross amount of money a household can receive monthly & may still be eligible:

  • 1 person household – $1,659
  • 2 person household – $2,233
  • 3 person household – $2,808
  • 4 person household – $3,383
  • 5 person household – $3,958
  • For each additional person, add: $575

Among the allowable deductions considered are:

  • Rent/Mortgage costs
  • Utilities / Telephone
  • Medical Expenses
  • Paid court-ordered child support

Criteria for Household Resource Limits:

  • $5,000 in bank account
  • $15,000 vehicle fair market value
  • Other non-liquid resources, for ex. your home and 401K account

Other Criteria:

  • Children born in U.S. to undocumented residents may be eligible for Food Stamp assistance

To learn more about SNAP qualifications, please visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/eligibility.

For application assistance via telephone, call:

210.431.8326  |  1.800.246.9121

For application assistance in person, visit:

SAN ANTONIO FOOD BANK
5200 Enrique M. Barrera Pkwy,
San Antonio, Texas 78227