Topic: Poverty

Success Begins with School Breakfast

Senior Child Nutrition Policy Analyst

If you skipped breakfast today, you may be finding it difficult to concentrate. You’re not alone. Tight family budgets and busy morning schedules can mean many students arrive at school hungry and unprepared for the day ahead. Fortunately, the national School Breakfast Program can give students a better start to their school day.

Are You Ready for #hungerpc17?

Senior Government Relations Associate

With just two weeks to go until the 2017 National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference, we hope you’re getting ready for your trip to Washington, DC. This year’s agenda covers a wide range of topics important to advocates including workshops on how to safeguard and strengthen the federal nutrition programs and engage diverse communities struggling against hunger. Haven’t registered yet? Do it today and end hunger now.

Health Care Against Hunger: An Interview with Dr. Kofi Essel

Social Media and Content Marketing Associate

With the unveiling of FRAC’s exciting new collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Kofi Essel, MD, a General Academic Pediatrics Fellow at the Children’s National Health System in Washington, DC, weighs in on childhood food insecurity in the U.S. and the launch of the new AAP-FRAC toolkit, Addressing Food Insecurity: A Toolkit for Pediatricians.