Gov. Bryant announces $20M grant to help SNAP recipients find jobs, get education

JACKSON, Miss. – From food stamps to the workforce, Governor Phil Bryant announces a $20 million grant for a workforce training program for SNAP recipients.

More than 3,000 Supplemental Nutrition Assistance recipients will be randomly selected for the pilot program. They’ll get assistance to attend a community college or junior college in order to get their degree.

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3/23/15