TANF Cash Help Benefits and DART PassesTexans who get TANF cash help benefits are given a Lone Star Card by the state of Texas. The Lone Star Card is an Electronic Benefit Transfer card that is used like a debit card. Learn more about the Lone Star Card.
Purchase DART Passes with the Lone Star Card
A person with TANF benefits and a Lone Star Card might not be able to buy a DART pass if:
- There are no TANF benefit funds in the person's Lone Star Card account.
- There aren't enough TANF benefit funds in the person's Lone Star Card account.
- A store doesn't accept the Lone Star Card for DART pass purchases.
STORES THAT DO ACCEPT the Lone Star Card
for purchase of DART passes are listed below
Courtesy of Google Maps
CARROLLTONFiesta / 1235 S. Josey Lane
DALLASCarnival / 3460 Webb Chapel
DART Store / 1401 Pacific Ave (at Akard Station)
El Mercado Azteca / 323 Golden Triangle S.C.
El Mercado Azteca / 6015 Lindsley Ave.
El Mercado Azteca / 333 S. St. Augustine
Fiesta / 6401 Abrams Road
Fiesta / 2951 S. Buckner Blvd.
Fiesta / 11445 Garland Road
Fiesta / 3434 W. Illinois Ave.
Fiesta / 611 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Fiesta / 3030 S. Lancaster Road
Fiesta / 2225 W. Ledbetter
Fiesta / 5334 Ross Ave.
Fiesta / 8060 Spring Valley Road
Fiesta / 9727 Webb Chapel Road
Jerry's Supermarket / 2314 W. Illinois Ave.
Jerry's Supermarket / 532 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Jerry's Supermarket / 1719 Singleton
Kroger / 4901 Maple Ave.
Malone's Cost Plus / 4800 Columbia Ave.
Malone's Cost Plus / 7007 Lake June Road
GARLANDEl Mercado Azteca / 1540 S. First St.
Fiesta / 2940 S. First St.
IRVINGFiesta / 1145 W. Airport Frwy.
Fiesta / 975 E. Irving Blvd.
PLANOFiesta / 1200 E. Parker Road
RICHARDSONFiesta / 1332 S. Plano Road
Learn more about the Lone Star Card
Texas residents may learn whether they are eligible for benefits here:https://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/ssp/SSPHome/ssphome.jsp
Learn what SNAP and TANF pay for here:https://hhs.texas.gov/services/financial/lone-star-card/lone-star-faqs
SNAP is the new name for the Food Stamp program.
TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) is cash benefits.