SNAP Outreach

1,618 households applied and were approved to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits through the Food Bank this fiscal year, meaning 1,740,506 meals can be attributed to these outreach efforts.

Cortland County

  • 616 individuals were prescreened
  • 303 households applied and were approved to receive SNAP benefits
  • 153% over our targeted goal of assisting 198 households apply for and receive benefits
  • $695,385 SNAP dollars spent in the community

Oneida County

  • 766 individuals were prescreened
  • 357 households applied and were approved to receive SNAP benefits
  • 116% over our targeted goal of assisting 309 households apply for and receive benefits
  • $819,315 SNAP dollars spent in the community

Onondaga County

  • 1,566 individuals were prescreened
  • 612 households applied and were approved to receive SNAP benefits
  • 100% of our targeted goal of assisting 610 households apply for and receive benefits was met
  • $1,404,540 SNAP dollars spent in the community

Oswego County

  • 544 individuals were prescreened
  • 346 households applied and were approved to receive SNAP benefits
  • 231% over our targeted goal of assisting 150 households apply for and receive benefits 
  • $794,070 SNAP dollars spent in the community