Resources

Dig into these resources to learn more about the evidence behind Double Up Food Bucks, and to spread the word about the program to others!

DOUBLE UP Brochure

A simple 4-page primer with everything you need to know about the Hawaiʻi program. Print and share!

DOWNLOAD THE DOCUMENT HERE

 

legislative District one-Pagers

Fact-sheets about SNAP use and Double Up impacts for each of the individual Hawaiʻi State House and Senate Districts. Perfect for the citizen advocate. Find your district, download your fact sheet, and call your legislator!

ACCESS THE 1-PAGERS HERE


Testimonials

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“If Double Up was

available where I shop, I could fully support myself and my family with fresh local produce, and further support our farmers!”

~Kulanalu T., Hawai ‘i Island Farmer and farmers market shopper

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“Getting Double

Up would be an important step toward increasing my family’s health and wellness. More produce is a great benefit.”

~Layna A., Aide for special needs individuals and SNAP farmers market shopper

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“I love to cook

and eat lots of Filipino dishes. So we make pinakbet with all the green vegetables. How would I feel if I got double SNAP benefits for local produce? Oh, ecstatic. That would be awesome.”

~Mary Anne Q., Peer specialist and SNAP farmers market shopper

 
 

Other resources

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lITERATURE REVIEW

Curious about the science behind the claims? The American Heart Association’s Voices for Healthy Kids team has put together a comprehensive review of the research. Know your facts!

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the power of produce

This resource from the Fair Food Network summarizes the national landscape of SNAP incentives, and includes a map showing existing state-level programs, case studies, and a timeline of the program’s evolution

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the voices of double up in america

Real people, real stories. Hear from farmers, SNAP users, independent grocers, market managers, a health care funder, and others, on how Double Up has impacted their lives and livelihoods.