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Pandemic EBT (P-EBT)

posted May 6, 2020, 10:33 AM by San Francisco VOAD   [ updated May 7, 2020, 5:38 PM ]

Pandemic EBT (P-EBT): P-EBT is for children who are eligible to receive Free or Reduced-Price meals and are in a school that has been closed for 5 or more days (all schools in CA): 

  • Families will receive up to $365 per child on an EBT card 
  • 2 million kids receiving CalFresh, Medi-Cal, or in the Foster Care system will get cards automatically, starting mid-May – no application necessary. 
  • Kids NOT on any of those 3 programs will have to submit an online form, which will be launched on May 22nd. 
  • Additional information here.