Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides an $80 benefit card (one-time distribution) to be used for the purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables at participating farmers markets and roadside stands. It also supports local farming by increasing the use of farmers markets. Funding for this program comes from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Washington State.


To apply, all of the following must be true:

  • Age 60+ (or age 55+ if you are American Indian/Alaska Native) by June 30, 2024
  • Low income — no more than:
    • $2,322 monthly ($27,861 annual) income for one person
    • $3,151 monthly ($37,814 annual) income for two people
    • For larger households, add $829 for each additional person
  • King County, Washington resident (check King County zip codes)

You will not be able to submit this form if you are not eligible.

Selection Process

All eligible applications will be entered into a random selection process. Do not apply more than once, duplicate applications will be removed. If you are selected, you will receive your SFMNP card in the mail in July 2024.

SFMNP Application

Freedom from discrimination
This institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, disability, or the use of a dog guide or trained service animal (a service animal is an animal that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability). (RCW 49.60.030)

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are also prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

  1. Mail complaint of discrimination to: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; NOTE: DO NOT MAIL SFMNP Application to this address
  2. Fax complaint of discrimination to: (202) 690-7442; or
  3. Email complaint of discrimination to:

Personal information entered on this form is subject to Washington Public Records Act, and may be subject to disclosure to a third-party requestor. At the City of Seattle, Aging and Disability Services, we are committed to protecting your privacy and will ensure that any disclosures are done according to law. To learn more about how this information is managed please see our Privacy Statement.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.