Utah Emergency Food Assistance Program Guidelines Announced


SALT LAKE CITY — Eligibility criteria for those applying for assistance from the Emergency Food Assistance Program, or TEFAP, was announced Tuesday by the Utah State Board of Education, the programs Child Nutrition and Food Bank of Utah.

TEFAP is a federal program that helps low-income Americans by providing free emergency food assistance.

Households with an income at or below 185% of the federal poverty income guidelines for the current year are eligible to receive food donations through self-declaration.

Eligibility will be based on total household income not exceeding state-established income levels found hereand are determined from July 1 to June 30 of each year.

Automatic eligibility is granted to customers who are currently participating in one of the following programs:

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP);
  • Medicaid;
  • Enjoy the benefits of free or reduced-price school meals; or
  • Have a child enrolled in the federal Head Start program.
TEFAP Income Eligibility Guidelines
Effective July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023
household size 185% of poverty guidelines
Annual Monthly Fortnightly Bi-weekly Weekly
1 25,142 2,096 1,048 967 484
2 33,874 2,823 1,412 1,303 652
3 42,606 3,551 1,776 1,639 820
4 51,338 4,279 2,140 1,975 988
5 60,070 5,006 2,503 2,311 1,156
6 68,802 5,734 2,867 2,647 1,324
7 77,534 6,462 3,231 2,983 1,492
8 86,266 7,189 3,595 3,318 1,659
9 94,998 7,917 3,959 3,654 1,827
ten 103,730 8,645 4,323 3,990 1,995
For each additional family member, add 8,732 728 364 336 168

Households can apply for eligibility at one of more than 100 sites across Utah and can find participating pantries in line by contacting the Utah Food Bank.

To learn more about TEFAP programs, visit the Utah School Board website websiteUSDA websiteor the Utah Food Bank website.

TEFAP participating sites

*Site participation is subject to change. Contact the Utah State Board of Education, Child Nutrition Programs, or the Utah Food Bank for a current list of participating TEFAP sites.

Agape Community Center 10S 900E Payson
Abundant community pantry 480E 150N Generous
Box Elder Community Pantry 272N 200W Town of Brigham
Cache Community Pantry 359 Main Street S Logan
Pantry Saint-Marc-Hildegarde 231 E 100 S Salt Lake City
Hope Center Pantry 74 S Orchard Drive North Salt Lake
Carrefour Urban Center 347S 400E Salt Lake City
Crossroads Westside Pantry 1358 West Indiana Avenue Salt Lake City
Desert Rose Church 3261 Old Frontier Road beaver dam
Food bank open house 875 E ROUTE 193 layton
Kearns 1st Baptist Church 4445W 5175S Kearn
Green River Pantry 140 North Broadway green river
Granger Community Christian Church Pantry 3232W 4100S West Valley Town
Pantry Iglesia De Dios De La Profecia 1192 Sunset Blvd, Suite 5 saint george
Jewish Family Service Pantry 495 E 4500 S Ste 100 Salt Lake City
Mesopotamian Community Pantry 3422S 300W southern salt lake
Interfaith Ministries Mosaic Pantry 4392 S 900 E Millcreek
Murray Park Church of Christ Pantry 494E 5300S Murray
Nueva Esperanza Community Service 7681S 2200W Western Jordan
The center of concern 1235 California Avenue Salt Lake City
Rich County Senior Center Pantry 21 Main Street North Randolph
Saint Andrew’s Catholic Parish Pantry 11835S 3600W Riverton
Salt Lake Mission 1151 S Route Redwood #106 Salt Lake City
Pantry Sanpete 1080 S, boul. Blackhawk Mount Pleasant
St. James’s Episcopal Church Pantry 7486 Union Park Avenue Midvale
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Pantry 261S 900E Salt Lake City
Tabitha’s Way Pantry South County 45E 100N Spanish fork
Tabitha’s Way Pantry North County 920 E State Rd Ste K American fork
Taylorsville Pantry 4775 S Plymouth View Drive (1625 W) Taylorville
The Church of Adventure Jesus Nurtures 352W 12300S draper
Tremonton Community Pantry 180 S Tremont St Tremonton
Real Life Center Pantry 2111 Main Street North Cedar City
The Academy on the Other Side 667 E 100 S Salt Lake City
Hurricane Valley Pantry 450 E 800 N Hurricane
Pantry Iglesia Emanuel 1403W 820N Provo
Trinity Christian Center Pantry 400S 693E Price
Casa De Oración WVC 1946 W Parkway Boulevard West Valley Town
Red Barn Academy 1200 W Red Barn Driveway Farmington
Hope Unlimited Community Church Pantry 4115, boul. Sams West Kearn
root for kids 2044 S Mesa Palms Drive saint george
St. Francis Episcopal Church 250 Kane Creek Blvd. Moab
Hope Pregnancy Care Center 391 E 500 S saint george
Pantry of the Pentecostal Church of God 6180S 4590W Kearn
For kids 825N 300W Salt Lake City
Ruth’s Kitchen 5929 S 900 E Murray
Calvary Church Utah Food for Families 460W Century Drive Murray
Pantry of the Nations for Christ 295 E 200 S Free field
Blanding Pantry 558 S 200 E Nosing
Morgan Grace Scholarship 49W 150N Morgan
Beaver County Food Network 100 E Center St Beaver
Beaver Milford County Food Network 451 Main Street N Milford
CAS Provo Food Bank 815 S Freedom Blvd Suite 100 Provo
Heber CAS Pantry 34W 200S Ste 4 City of Heber
Coalville CAS Pantry 17 Main Street S Coalville
Park City Christian Center 1283 Deer Valley Drive park town
Heber Valley Central Stage Pantry 55 E Center St City of Heber
CSC Joyce Hansen 2504 F Ave (warehouse deliveries) Ogden
CCS Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Dining room 437W 200S Salt Lake City
Richfield CUFS Sevier 2050 Industrial Parkway S Richfield
Nephi CUFS Juab 45S 100W Nephi
Piute CUFS Junction 180W 500N Junction
Bicknell CUFS Wayne 475S 300E Bicknell
County of Garfield Care & Share Panguitch 81N 50W Panguitch
Garfield County Care & Share Escalante 75N 100W Escalante
Grace Episcopal Church Pantry 1072 E 900 S saint george
HASLC-Sunrise Metro Apartments Pantry 580S 500W Salt Lake City
Iron County Care and Sharing 222W 900N Cedar City
County of Kane Care & Share Kanab 56W 450N Kanab
Bluff Community Center Pantry 3rd East and Mulberry Avenue Bluff
Palmer Court Pantry 999 Main St S Salt Lake City
Men’s Resource Center 3380S 1000W southern salt lake
Salvation Army SLC Family Services Program 438S 900W Salt Lake City
Salvation Army Ogden Family Services Program 2615 Grant Avenue Ogden
St George’s Salvation Army 803 S Bluff St Saint George
Carbon County Food Bank 75 E 400 S Price
Emery County Food Bank 40 S Center St Castledale
Grand County Food Bank 56 N 200 E Moab

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