How and Where to Use Bluegrass Double Dollars

  • Good Foods Co-op
    • Location
    • Process
      • Make a qualifying SNAP purchase of at least $10 at any register
      • Receive one $10 voucher (limit 1 voucher per qualifying transaction, per customer per day). 
      • Redeem your voucher at the Hospitality Desk that day or within 30 days for fresh local fruits and vegetables, local fruit and vegetable transplants, and local herbs. No change will be given for the $10 voucher.  
  • Lexington Farmers’ Market
    • Location
    • Process
      • Visit the Market Information booth and swipe your EBT card for $10 in wooden market tokens. These can be used to buy any SNAP eligible items from the market vendors.
      • This initial token purchase with your EBT card will earn $10 worth of Bluegrass Double Dollars wooden tokens which can only be spent on local fresh fruits and veggies from market vendors.
      • Spend your tokens that day or within 30 days for local fruits and vegetables, local fruit and vegetable transplants, and local herbs at any Lexington Farmers' Market location. 
  • Fresh Stop Markets, Lexington. 
    • Location
      • Castlewood Neighborhood Market: New Beginnings Church of God. Pickups every other Wednesday night from 5-7pm, June- October. 
      • East End Neighborhood Market: The Community Ventures Pavilion at the corner of Third and Midland. Pickups every other Tuesday from 5-7pm, June-October. 
      • For more information call Drew Shackleford at 207-766-1252
    • Process
      • Call (207) 766-1252 to sign up and pay for a share of fresh produce. 
      • Choose between the Castlewood or East End neighborhood market locations. 
      • Pay $12 ($6 for WIC participants) with your EBT card at the market or through an arranged meeting with a community organizer. 
      • Receive a Bluegrass Double Dollars voucher for one free share of produce. 
      • Redeem your Bluegrass Double Dollars share within 30 days. 
  • Lexington Market East End
    • Location
      • Lexington Market East End is located at 503 E Third St, at the corner of Third and Race. 
      • Open 9am- 8:30pm Mon-Sat
      • Open 9am-6pm on Sunday 
      • (859) 252-0051
    • Process
      • Make a purchase of at least $5 for any SNAP eligible items at the register. 
      • Receive one $5 voucher (limit 1 voucher per qualifying transaction, per customer per day). 
      • Redeem your voucher that day or within 30 days for fresh local fruits and vegetables, local fruit and vegetable transplants, and local herbs. No change will be given for the $5 voucher.