New Trump Budget Proposal Would Immediately Cut Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens, and Homelessness-Prevention Efforts

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2016 Contact: Magen Allen Mallen@hungerfreeamerica.org, (212) 825-0028, ext. 212 New Trump Budget Proposal Would Immediately Cut Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens, and Homelessness-Prevention Efforts “Cruel and Counter-Productive,” Say Advocates As Politico reported...Read more

Work Requirements for Medicaid “Immoral and Unworkable,” Say Advocates

For Immediate Release: March 20, 2017 Work Requirements for Medicaid “Immoral and Unworkable,” Say Advocates Provision Similar to Those Already in Place for SNAP (Food Stamp) Benefits In response to news reports that President Trump and House Republicans have agreed to include in their health care...Read more

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney Claims No Evidence After-School Feeding Programs Work

For Immediate Release: March 16th, 2017 OMB Director Mick Mulvaney Claims No Evidence After-School Feeding Programs Work Advocates Challenge Him to Meet with Children, Parents, and Teachers to See Programs Working This afternoon, federal OMB Director Mick Mulvaney, participating in a White House...Read more

Houston Press Conference: 70 National Service Participants From Across the Country to Serve at Houston Anti-Hunger Programs

***Media Advisory*** 70 National Service Participants From Across the Country to Serve at Houston Anti-Hunger Programs One Out of Six Texans Live in Hunger, Houston one of Hungriest Cities in the Nation What: Tomorrow, 70 national service participants from across the country will be gathered in...Read more

Thought Leaders Across Sectors Joined to Support Innovative HOPE Proposal on Using Technology to Reduce Poverty

For Immediate Release: December 13, 2016 Thought Leaders Across Sectors Joined to Support Innovative HOPE Proposal on Using Technology to Reduce Poverty Uber NYC, NYC HRA, Progressive Policy Institute, and United Way of NYC Joined with HFA to Promote New Report Technology, government, and anti-...Read more

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