Meet Double Up Community Engagement Coordinator Jessica
Our Double Up Ambassadors and Engagement Coordinators help us get the word out about Double Up Food Bucks across Michigan. They’re an awesome resource at participating locations, they answer your questions when you call the Double Up hotline, and so much more.
We’re excited to introduce you to the members of this dream team, starting with Double Up Community Engagement Coordinator Jessica Lofton-Williams. Keep reading to learn more about Jessica. And if you use Double Up in Southeast Michigan, keep an eye out for Jessica at a participating store or market near you!
Why did you decide to join the Double Up Food Bucks Michigan team?
I decided to join so I could help connect people to great local produce options in their communities.
What do you enjoy most about working with Double Up Food Bucks?
I really enjoy learning about participants and going to different grocery stores.
What’s your favorite fruit or vegetable?
What’s a typical week like as a Double Up Community Engagement Coordinator?
A typical week includes site visits, meetings, and some administrative tasks.
How does Double Up Food Bucks help people?
Double Up helps people by increasing access to fresh produce in communities across Michigan. It also keeps food dollars in the local economy, bringing more wealth and health to farmers, families, and businesses alike.
Do you have any Double Up tips for shoppers?
Remember to sign up for Double Up before you checkout so you can begin earning right away!
Anything else you’d like to share?
Fresh fruits and veggies for ALL!