Florida to apply for $820 million in food aid

Florida announced this week it would tap into $820 million in federal food aid money for children in low-income households.

That means parents of up to 2.1 million children could receive $375 to pay for food for each child over the summer.

Florida was the only state not applying for the pandemic relief program, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Read more, here: https://www.tampabay.com/news/florida-politics/2021/09/21/in-reversal-florida-to-apply-for-820-million-in-food-aid/

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