Become a Market Match Partner 2017-18

Ecology Center Market Match New Partner Request For Applications (RFA)

At this time we are accepting applications for new Market Match partners to join the statewide Market Match program, and begin distributing SNAP (CalFresh) incentives at farmers’ market sites only.

From the pool of applicants, the Ecology Center will select between 3-10 new funded partners, to begin offering Market Match incentives in July 2017, contingent on the Ecology Center’s receipt of award funds from the California Department of Agriculture’s (CDFA) FINI Grant. 

Please download the Market Match Application, Attachment templates, and instructions. We have also created an incentive calculator, if you wish to use it in estimating your market’s incentive need, and an example budget form. Application materials are due by or before SUNDAY March 12, 2017, by 11:59pm, to

If you have questions about how Market Match would work at your market, or the benefits of adding Market Match, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page on the Market Match website, or contact us directly.

Application Materials & Templates
2017-18 MM New Partner RFA Instructions
2017-18 MM New Partner Application
2017-18 MM Template Budget
2017-18 MM Template Sites

Other Tools & Resources
Incentive Calculator
2017-18 MM ASCFM Example Budget