Give 3 years to visit 93 programs in 50 states and D.C.
Wanted to see for themselves how people are responding to hunger in America. read more »
SNAP, food aid remain intact for now
Bill fails, 195-234; Beckmann says vote shows Congress listens when people speak with one voice. read more »
April 4 during 11th Ecumenical Advocacy Days
Will also give luncheon presentation at United Methodist Building April 9. read more »
Christian leaders letter to Obama, Congress
Circle of Protection asks both Democrats and Republicans to replace poverty with opportunity. read more »
Documentary film to bolster Offering of Letters
March 1 launch date of A Place at the Table: Bread for the World's 2013 Offering of Letters, and a major documentary, “A Place at the Table,” will begin screening in theaters nationwide and through video-on-demand. read more »
Ensure easier accessibility to resources on right to food
Site accessible in English, Spanish and French to better communicate with partners and supporters worldwide. read more »
Organization focusing on hunger and poverty here in the US and internationally. Provides regional as well as national statistics on hunger and what you can do to help.
North Alabama's Allocca recognized by White House for strengthening food security
PEER aims at transforming diverse, low-income neighborhood into community empowered with resources for healthful living, learning and working. read more »
Poverty kills. It kills 300,000 children every day.
Is not this the fast that I choose: to loose the bonds of injustice, to undo the thongs of the yoke, to let the oppressed go free, and to break every yoke?
Isaiah 58, NRSV It shortens, injures and thwarts the lives of... Read More
Share a meal to discuss how to help end hunger
Church World Service offers free resources to organize a meal, discuss issues and help with worship services. read more »