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More than 1,000 Organizations Urge President Obama to Invest in Child Nutrition Programs

Child nutrition programs must be better funded to combat harmful childhood hunger and improve nutrition. That is the message being delivered today by more than 1,000 national, state, and local organizations in a letter to President Barack Obama, urging him to continue his commitment to the child nutrition programs and efforts to reduce child hunger and obesity by including significant new investments to the programs in his FY2016 budget. More...

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AARP Foundation and FRAC Announce New Tools to Fight Hunger among Seniors

FRAC and AARP Foundation are taking a step forward in preventing food insecurity by publishing a digital toolkit that provides best practices for connecting older adults to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The toolkit, “Combating Food Insecurity: Tools for Helping Older Americans Access SNAP,” offers practical tips and examples to help organizations of all sizes address food insecurity in all types of communities. The goal is to increase senior SNAP participation. More...

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Urge cosponsorship of Summer Meals Act

Ask Congress Members to cosponsor the Summer Meals Act, which expands SFSP access, and simplifies program administration for sponsors. More...

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