The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) is a federally funded program that helps supplement the diets of low-income Americans by providing them with emergency food and nutrition assistance at no cost.

Qualifications for Clients

  • Identification and proof of Nevada residency is required to receive food
  • Each household must read the “Self Declaration Assurance” and certify eligibility by signing the issuance sheet that their household income does not exceed 185% of the federal poverty guidelines. 
  • Clients automatically qualify if they receive public assistance (SNAP, TANF, SSI, WIC) or if their child is enrolled in a free or reduced-price meal program at school

Income eligibility guidelines can be downloaded here. For TEFAP distribution days and times, please download this document.

Three Square is an equal opportunity employer and provider. For more information, please refer to the USDA's non-discrimination statement.

1$ = 6 Meals

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Three Square Food Bank (Three Square) is registered with the Secretary of State and qualified by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, and a member of Feeding America. Established in 2007, Three Square is Southern Nevada’s only food bank and the area’s largest hunger-relief organization. Our mission is to provide wholesome food to hungry people, while passionately pursuing a hunger-free community. Your charitable contribution to Three Square is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.