New $1 billion program to help Texas families with kids afford groceries

Feeding Texas applauded USDA's approval of a $1 billion state plan to help some Texas families buy groceries during the health crisis. Households containing children up to 21 years old who received free or low-cost lunch at school this year will be eligible for the new Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) program. • Families will receive a onetime benefit of approximately $285 per eligible child. • Families…

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