September 21, 2016

WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

Share Infant Formula Shortage Resources The infant formula shortage has magnified racial and economic disparities and left many families, especially families with limited income, feeling concerned about how they’ll feed their babies. Learn about actions stakeholders can take to help families with young children navigate this challenge in FRAC’s brief, Advocates Take Action as Infant [...]

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

New Report Enhancing Young Children’s Access to Local Foods and Farm to ECE: Federal Funding Opportunities The COVID-19 pandemic has had profound impacts across food and early care and education (ECE) systems that has exacerbated inequities and racial injustices in food, health, and education. While severely devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent economic [...]

Our History

2021 Following the 2020 elections, FRAC played a key role in developing and executing a detailed work plan to prepare for the Biden-Harris administration and continued fighting for key FRAC priorities in the Biden-Harris American Rescue Plan. FRAC also prepared policy documents to orient all new Members of Congress on its key goals. Ending hunger [...]

Budget, Appropriations & Anti-Poverty Policy

Legislative Summary: FY 2022 Consolidated Appropriations Act On March 9, House and Senate appropriators announced a bipartisan $1.5 trillion omnibus agreement to fund the federal government through September 30, 2022. The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies funding bill, one of 12 subcommittee bills contained in the omnibus, overall provides $25.125 [...]

National School Lunch Program

What impact will House-passed Build Back Better (BBB) Act (H.R. 5376) have on school meals in your state? Explore FRAC's new Fact Sheets to learn more. The National School Lunch Program — the nation’s second largest food and nutrition assistance program behind SNAP — makes it possible for all school children in the United States [...]