Applying for Fresh Bucks Vouchers
The 2020 Fresh Bucks Vouchers application will be available starting at 9:00 a.m. on March 2, 2020 and will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on March 31, 2020. You can apply online or over the phone. Phone applications will be accepted from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please only submit one completed application per household. Learn more about how to apply.
A mailing address is required to apply for Fresh Bucks Vouchers. If you do not have a permanent mailing address, you can add a temporary Seattle address. Temporary addresses may include the home address of a trusted family member or an organization that holds your mail.
Tracking Your Application
After submitting your application, you will see a confirmation page and a reference number; your reference number serves as confirmation of your completed application. Do not lose your reference number.
You will be notified by mail about your application status on or before May 15, 2020. You can also look up your application status online after May 15, 2020.
Fresh Bucks Vouchers are funded by the City of Seattle’s Sweetened Beverage Tax and can only be mailed to residents who live within Seattle city limits. Residents living in unincorporated King County do not qualify for Fresh Bucks Vouchers. Use this tool to see if you live within city limits.
If you live outside Seattle city limits, check out Fresh Bucks Match and see if you qualify to save money when using your SNAP/EBT card. Learn more about similar programs across Washington state.
Once enrolled in 2020 Fresh Bucks Vouchers, eligible participants will receive monthly, mailed vouchers starting June 2020 through May 2021.
Have you moved recently? Send us your full name, former address, and new address online or contact us by mail at:
City of Seattle OSE
Attention: Fresh Bucks
PO Box 94729
Seattle, WA 98124
Select at least $10 worth of fruits and vegetables to use a single $10 voucher. Looking to spend more than $10 on fruits and vegetables in one trip? No problem. You can use up to four Fresh Bucks Vouchers at a time. For example, if you buy $20 of qualifying fruits and vegetables, then you can use two $10 vouchers. No change is given if you spend less than the voucher value.
You may request to have communication sent in your preferred language by contacting us at 206-684-2489 or firstname.lastname@example.org.