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Five Reasons to Celebrate: SNAP Incentives Successes Ensure Kids Grow Up Healthy

This holiday season, loved ones will gather around their dinner tables to share meals, memories and gratitude. But millions of others where we live, work, go to school and worship lack the resources to meet their most basic food needs.


That's where SNAP, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, serves as a safety net. More than 44 million people in the U.S. participate in SNAP, and two-thirds of them are children, seniors, and people with disabilities. 

Voices for Healthy Kids provides funding for campaigns seeking to implement SNAP incentive programs. In the last couple of years, this initiative has helped five states improve healthy food access.

Read the full article to learn more about these success stories.