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For Immediate Release: 6/19/2013
County Offers Farmer’s Market Coupons to Low-Income Seniors

A limited number of free farmer’s market coupon books worth $30 will be distributed to low-income seniors in Montgomery County on Tuesday, July 9 at 10 a.m. The coupons may be used at farmer’s markets in Montgomery County and participating markets in the District of Columbia until November 30, 2013. 

The number of coupon books offered this year is very limited due to budget reductions. Seniors must be present to receive coupon books and each eligible senior will receive one coupon book. They will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis at the following locations:

Elizabeth House
1400 Fenwick Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Gaithersburg Senior Center
80A Bureau Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Holiday Park Senior Center
3950 Ferrara Drive
Wheaton, MD 20901

Long Branch Community Center
8700 Piney Branch Road
Silver Spring, MD 20901

Rockville Senior Center
1150 Carnation Drive
Rockville, MD 20850

Waverly House
4521 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814

The coupons are available to Maryland resident’s age 60 years and older whose income is less than $20,665 (family of one). For more information, call 240-777-3810.

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Release ID: 13-188
Media Contact: Mary Anderson 240-777-6534

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