Call to protect SNAP on December 4th!
Please call your Members of Congress on Wednesday December 4th, 2013 to voice support for SNAP.
Why is Breakfast in the Classroom an Important Program?
Breakfast in the Classroom is a relatively new program that quite literally, brings breakfast into the classroom in elementary schools with large percentages of students on free or reduced lunches.
National Call-In Day to Protect SNAP (June 18th)
Participate in the National Call-In Day on Tuesday, June 18th – we need you to lend your voice to protect the SNAP program as it faces devastating cuts!
Tomorrow, June 13th, Members of Congress, hill staff, network partners and community members will begin a national SNAP Challenge.
Tell your Representative: NO cuts to SNAP!
YOU can make a difference in protecting a vital program that helps put food on the table for tens of millions of Americans who struggle with hunger.
The Right to Food
Nourishing Change: Fulfilling the Right to Food in the United States argues that the United States has failed to adequately address its national food security crisis.
Protesting Cuts to SNAP
Earlier today, our very own Josh Protas, Director of Government Affairs spoke in support of SNAP at an anti-hunger press event hosted by Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Congressman James McGovern (D-MA) and Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-OH).
Published by JTA-Op-Ed: Keep the SNAP aid program strong
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.”
Advocating for a Just Farm Bill on Capitol Hill
“This just makes common sense, and—I think—it makes Jewish sense.”
MAZON urges you to make your voice heard
It appears we may have reached a crossroads in our history as a nation. How we proceed – how our elected representatives act on our behalf – will not only effect the quality of life for tens of millions of Americans, but also could determine the competitiveness of our economy for generations to come.