Cal Fresh is a nutrition assistance program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that can help students buy the food they need to thrive and live healthy lives. SMCCD campuses have SparkPoint staff who can help students to complete the application process and determine if they qualify to receive this benefit.


Student Eligibility

  • Students can only qualify for Cal Fresh if they meet specific criteria.
    • For example, students who work least 20 hours a week, or are approved for federal work-study, or are parent, may qualify.
  • Please contact your SparkPoint office to help with your application.


Sparkpoint Contact Info

Cañada College SparkPoint
(650) 381-3550