CalFresh Awareness Month Celebration

Thursday, May 30, 2024, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

On Thursday, May 30, celebrate CalFresh Awareness Month at Mission Community Market. CalFresh helps to improve the health and well-being of Californians by providing improved access to healthy and nutritious foods. Learn all about CalFresh here.

  • Foodwise will be giving market tote bags to the first 15 shoppers using CalFresh who visit the Foodwise info booth after the market opens at 3 pm.
  • Everyone who signs up for our weekly e-letter at the info booth will be entered to win a raffle prize for $50 to spend at any Foodwise market. 
  • Visit the Foodwise tent for a kids coloring activity and cost-conscious, market-based recipes.
  • Enjoy live music from Manos Lindas at La Placita Stage (5 pm), brought to you in partnership with Little Mission Studio


Mission Community Market takes place at 22nd Street between Mission and Valencia. The market is accessible from the 24th Street BART station, as well as the 14, 49, and other MUNI lines. Find Bay Area transit information, maps, and schedules at

Double Your CalFresh/EBT Dollars with Market Match 

Foodwise farmers markets accept EBT (CalFresh/food stamps). Customers using EBT can double their dollars (up to $15 per market day) through the Market Match program, which offers free market coins redeemable only for fruits and vegetables.