MAZON Taking Action
We Support: Letter Urging Congress to Raise Budget Caps Jun 25, 2019
MAZON joined over 250 national organizations in a letter calling on Congress to lift caps on discretionary spending to ensure those who are struggling can meet basic needs.
We Support: Letter to Senate HELP Committee on Older Americans Act Reauthorization Jun 21, 2019
MAZON’s letter to the Senate HELP Committee urges them to address food insecurity among seniors—in particular LGBT seniors—in the OAA reauthorization.
We Support: Letter to Senate Appropriations Committee on FDPIR Pilot funding Jun 14, 2019
MAZON issued a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee, calling for full funding of the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) 638 Pilot Program.
We Support: Letter Urging Passage of CARE for Families Act Jun 10, 2019
MAZON joined over 30 anti-hunger, public health, and maternal health organizations urging passage of this act, which would invest in community health partnerships to sustain WIC’s public health nutrition success.
We Support: Letter from Congressman Mark Takano on Veteran SNAP Access Jun 3, 2019
MAZON is heartened that 60 Members of Congress signed a letter urging USDA to rescind a proposed SNAP rule change that would negatively impact veterans who struggle with hiunger.
We Support: Improving Access to Nutrition Act May 24, 2019
MAZON endorses Congresswoman Barbara Lee’s Improving Access to Nutrition Act, which would lift SNAP time limits for able-bodies adults without dependents.