What is it?
Food $ense is a grocery-buying program through the Food Bank of Central New York. Buying in bulk allows the Food Bank to provide customers with quality, healthy food at a low price! Each monthly unit is $20.50 and contains 12 different food items including meat, fish, grains and fresh produce. "A la carte" specials like mozzarella sticks, stuffed chicken breasts and protein variety boxes are also available and are priced separately.
The deadline for July 2017 orders is noon on Friday, 14th. EBT cards will be charged on Sunday, July 16. Orders can be picked up at ACR Health's Q Center (617 W. Genesee St.) between 12:30pm and 2pm on Wednesday, July 26th.
Who is eligible?
Everyone is eligible! We accept both cash and SNAP benefits (EBT cards).
Where is pick-up?
ACR Health's Q-Center (617 W. Genesee St.) between 12:30pm and 2pm on the third Wednesday of each month.
Awesome! How do I sign up?
Come to ACR's main office at 627 W. Genesee if you are in the Syracuse area. Orders must be placed in person. Ask at the front desk for Brooke! (Other Syracuse sites include St. Mark the Evangelist and Huntington Family Center)
I'm outside of Syracuse...
Click the Food Bank image to search for sites in your county.
Food $en$e just makes sense!