‘Complete Eats’ program helps SNAP/EBT enrollees buy vegetables and fruit

June 20, 2017 | By | Reply More

Complete Eats Fruit and Vegetable Coupons at Safeway Stores


Use your SNAP/EBT food benefits, Buy $10 Fruits and Vegetables, Get a $5 coupon

If you or your family uses SNAP/Basic Food/EBT, you can earn extra savings when you buy fruits and vegetables at any Safeway store in Washington.


How It Works

  1. Go to any Safeway store in Washington.
  2. Use your EBT card and Safeway Club Card to buy at least $10 of fruits and vegetables. You can choose fresh, canned, or frozen fruits and vegetables, so long as the products have no added fats, sugars, or salt.
  3. Get a coupon for $5 off your next purchase. Coupons will automatically print at checkout. See your coupon for exact details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Complete Eats offered at all Safeway stores in Washington State?
Yes! This exclusive new program is offered in every Safeway store in Washington.

Can I earn the coupon if I have an active EBT card but no funds left on the card?
No. To earn a $5 coupon, you must spend at least $10 on qualifying fruits and vegetables using your SNAP/EBT card.

How can I find fruits and vegetables that qualify for this offer?
All fresh fruits and vegetables qualify! All fruits and vegetables must have no added fats sugars or salt. For eligible canned and frozen products, look for the Complete Eats logo on shelf tags. You can also check labels and look for products that say “No Salt Added”, “No Sugar Added” or products that contain no sauces, syrups or seasoning.

To earn the $5 coupon, do I need to use both my EBT card and my Safeway Club Card when I make a qualifying purchase?
Yes, you will need to use both cards to earn the coupon. If you don’t have your Safeway Club Card with you at the time of purchase, you can enter in the phone number associated with the card.

Are there limits on how many coupons I can earn?
You can only earn one coupon per transaction. For example, even if you spend $20 on qualifying fruits and vegetables, you will only get one $5 coupon. However, there are no daily limits on how many coupons you can earn. For example, if you earn a $5 coupon, and on the same day make another purchase or go to another Safeway store and spend another $10 on qualifying fruits and vegetables, you will get another $5 coupon.

I earned a $5 off coupon! What can I use it for?
It depends! Two types of coupon offers are available, so read your coupon for details. The two types of coupon are: 1) $5 off the next fruit and vegetable purchase of $5 or more 2) $5 off the next grocery purchase of $5 or more (must be SNAP eligible items only – this EXCLUDES beer, wine, liquor, cigarettes, tobacco, nonfood items, vitamins, medicines, and hot, prepared food items).

Do the coupons expire?
Yes, coupons expire one month from the date the coupon is printed. The exact expiration date will be printed on the coupon.

What happens if I lose my $5 coupon?
You must present the cashier with the original printed coupon in order to redeem the offer on the coupon. If you lose the coupon you earned, there is no replacement or refund.

Complete Eats is supported in part by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, under award number 2015-70018-23357. For more information, visit www.doh.wa.gov/FINI or email us at FINI@doh.wa.gov.


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