My Year on Food Stamps and What the Cuts to SNAP Will Mean
With the passing of the Agricultural Act of 2014, I feel it especially important to share my personal story of food insecurity.
MAZON mourns the loss of a remarkable man
Mark Levy truly helped to make this a better, more just world. We will miss him. His memory will surely be a blessing.
6 Facts About Senior Hunger
Current statistics reveal that nearly 5 million Americans aged 65 and older are food insecure.
Meet MAZON: Sarah Keeney
Meet MAZON is our new blog series designed to help you get to know us a little better. Next up is…Sarah, our Program Associate!
Prioritizing Senior Hunger
Our ‘golden years’ are often glamorized as a time of leisure and endless enjoyment. (Isn’t that the retirement we all dream about?) Unfortunately, the daily reality for many retirees in the United States isn’t so rose-colored.
What does Advocacy Mean to Us?
Advocacy is at the core of MAZON’s social justice work, yet it’s a term that’s often misunderstood.
Meet MAZON: Abby J. Leibman
Welcome to the first installment of our new series designed to help you get to know us a little better: Meet MAZON!
Protecting our nation’s freedom from want
Seventy years ago, President Franklin Roosevelt delivered his historic “Four Freedoms” address to Congress and asserted that Americans, and all citizens of the world, had an essential human right to “freedom from want.”
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.