Food Research & Action Center Celebrates Rollout of Nationwide Summer EBT

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2024 — FRAC is thrilled to join the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in celebrating the launch of the Summer EBT Program. By implementing this new permanent program, 37 states, the District of Columbia, all five U.S. territories, and two Tribes are helping to reduce summer hunger, so children can return to school well-nourished and ready to learn.

Food Research & Action Center President Steps Down, Interim Leader Named

WASHINGTON, April 11, 2024 — The Food Research & Action Center (FRAC) today announced that its president, Luis Guardia, has stepped down effective April 5, 2024. Coming on board in 2020, Guardia led FRAC through what is now understood to have been our nation’s greatest hunger crisis, caused as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic.