#SNAP4aWeek: A Split-Second Glimpse

| August 21, 2012

Many of the MAZON staff recently joined actor Joshua Malina in a week-long SNAP Challenge, attempting to feed ourselves for seven days on a budget of $31.50, the average amount of SNAP benefits (food stamps) one person would receive. Along the way, he inspired many to join him on the journey, including some blogger friends Read More

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SNAP Challenge: Eating on a Food Stamp Budget

| July 3, 2012

Details of the Challenge and ways to get involved! Read More

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MAZON co-sponsors On1Foot

| May 10, 2012

MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger is proud to announce its co-sponsorship of On1Foot (On1Foot.com), a web portal for Jewish text and educational resources that enables Jewish clergy, educators and activists to broaden and deepen their conversations about the intersection of Judaism and social justice. We have just shared our first dvar torah (click here Read More

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Published by JTA-Op-Ed: Keep the SNAP aid program strong

| April 5, 2012

As leaders of national advocacy organizations, we cannot stand by while the health and well-being of one of every six American men, women and children are threatened. As leaders of Jewish advocacy organizations, we are further compelled to act by the arrival of Passover, a holiday that opens with an invitation to “Let all who are hungry come and eat.” Read More

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