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Douglas County

K-State Research and Extension Douglas County 
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Lawrence KS 66046

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Monday - Friday



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Master Food Volunteers

Similar to the Master Gardener Program, the Extension Master Food Volunteer Program provides a foundation of knowledge and skills to volunteers in the subject areas of food safety, food science, food preparation, and food preservation. In return, after completing the training, volunteers will provide 40 hours of community education and service to the public.

*At this time there are no scheduled in-person nor online Extension Master Food Volunteer Programs.*

*Please follow our Social Media to be informed of when this program is available again! *


To learn more about the Extension Master Food Volunteer Program and Volunteer Activities.

Contact Agent Kaitlyn Peine, 785-843-7058.

Visit our Program Library and Useful Links for program related documents and websites.

Master Food Volunteer Program FAQs

Master Food Volunteer Hours Tally Sheet

SNAP Application Assistance:  Join The Douglas County Extension Master Food Volunteers (EMFV) at the Senior Resource Center (SRC) for SNAP application assistance (formerly known as Food Stamps).   All are welcome, regardless of age!   SNAP helps eligible low-income individuals and families buy nutritious food from local food retailers using a debit card that is loaded with approved  SNAP cash benefits each month. How to get help with your SNAP application? 1. Call the SRC at 785-842-0543 and make a SNAP application appointment during one of the following days and times:   Wednesday, February 23, 1 - 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, 1 - 3 p.m.  2. Meet with an EMFV at the SRC  (745 Vermont Street Lawrence, KS 66044)  during your appointment time to get help with your SNAP application. Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service  K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.



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