The annual AFPD Foundation Turkey Drive reaches an incredible 60,000 turkeys provided in 32 years

Independent retailers host largest turkey drive in the State   The annual AFPD Foundation Turkey Drive reaches an incredible 60,000 turkeys provided in 32 years   West Bloomfield, MI. (NOV., 2012)– AFPD is providing more than 6,000 families in the Metro Detroit & Lansing, Michigan, Cleveland & Columbus, Ohio areas with free turkeys for their…

Fair Food Network launching program to double food stamp value for produce in Detroit groceries

Pilot is nation’s first to incentivize fruit and vegetable purchases with SNAP benefits in grocery stores Fair Food Network today announced a pioneering initiative that will double the value of SNAP benefits, also known as food stamps, when used for fresh produce in participating Detroit groceries. The project builds on Fair Food Network’s successful Double…

Michigan’s Independent Retailers Continue partnerships with Fair Food Network and Double Up Food Bucks U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) gives $5.1 Million to expand the program — all AFPD members, Michigan Stores

Michigan’s Independent Retailers Continue partnerships with Fair Food Network and Double Up Food Bucks U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) gives $5.1 Million to expand the program — all AFPD members, Michigan Stores West Bloomfield, Mich. (April 1, 2015) —Fair Food Network’s is expanding their Double Up Food Bucks Program, which was piloted in Detroit with three AFPD…