Nutrition Policy Institute
Nutrition Policy Institute
Nutrition Policy Institute
University of California
Nutrition Policy Institute


How CalFresh Benefits California’s Counties


The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), known as CalFresh in California, is the nation’s most important anti-hunger program. CalFresh provides critical support to low-income families while strengthening the local economy.

Click below to see how CalFresh benefits California’s counties:


Please note: These fact sheets were updated on October 9, 2018.

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For more information, please contact Ken Hecht at the Nutrition Policy Institute.

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