Additional September emergency food assistance benefits related to pandemic to be issued
September 16, 2021
LANSING – All Michigan families who are eligible for food assistance benefits are receiving an additional monthly payment in September in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced today.
"No Michigander should go hungry during a pandemic, and I am grateful to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services for working hard to keep our communities safe and healthy," said Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. "This additional federal funding from the Biden administration will help us provide additional dollars to feed 1.25 million Michi...