Press Room

(February 21, 2014)
Data show that only a fraction of students eat breakfast at school – a situation that advocates for the hungry say is especially concerning given recent cuts to food stamp programs.
(February 4, 2014)
As it regards the hungry, the Farm Bill is a load of bovine fertilizer.
(February 4, 2014)
Although the bill leaves out many of the more draconian cuts passed in the House, it will hurt 850,000 American households who will see cuts to their SNAP benefits as a result--on top of cuts that already took place last November. 
(February 4, 2014)
Advocates of cutting SNAP have argued that charities could fill the gaps, but the Coalition Against Hunger refutes that idea. "Food banks in our state already can't keep up with the skyrocketing need."
(January 30, 2014)
A proposed $8 billion in cuts to the food stamp program in the federal farm bill would fall disproportionately on recipients of the program in Pennsylvania and about a dozen other states.