Golden Grocery Giveaway Program

The Golden Grocery Giveaway Program (formerly known as the Commodity Supplemental Food Program) is a monthly food program that provides nutritious well-balanced foods to supplement the diet of those who qualify. The Golden Grocery Giveaway Program is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture and is conducted in partnership with the Region 9 Area Agency on Aging.

The next Golden Grocery Giveaway is scheduled for Wednesday, June 5, 2024.

You are eligible if:

  • You live within Otsego County
  • You are 60 years of age or older
  • Your income falls within the guidelines below:


Income Guidelines for Commodities Food Program Eligability
Family SizeAnnual IncomeMonthly Income
For each additional family member add:$6,682$557

Golden Grocery (AKA Commodities) Application Form – Updated January 2023


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