RIVERSIDE — It is still not too late to apply for the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer or P-EBT card. P-EBT is an extra food benefit to help families buy groceries while schools are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. All applications must be submitted electronically by July 15. Any family with a child who is eligible for free or reduced-price school meals can apply online at ca.p-ebt.org. Families will receive up to $365 per eligible child on their card to use on food and groceries. So far, there have been over 2,430,000 P-EBT cards issued in California. In Riverside County, there are 130,000 students who qualify for this one-time food benefit. “We are happy that many of our residents have been able to qualify for this program that provides nutritious food to families
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