Topic: SNAP

FRAC On the Move: Lessons from the National Senior Center Conference

Director of Root Causes and Specific Populations

FRAC On the Move is a series in which we follow our policy and program experts as they connect with advocates across the country to explore strategies to end hunger.

In this installment, we hear from Director of Special Projects and Initiatives Alex Ashbrook. Follow #FRACOnTheMove on Twitter for our latest whereabouts.

Tags: Hunger, SNAP

Digging Through the Data on Recent Hunger & Poverty Research

Social Media and Content Marketing Associate

In recent weeks, there has been a cascade of research released on the number of Americans struggling against hunger and poverty. Digging through all the latest data sets, whether from the U.S. Census Bureau, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service (USDA-ERS), or FRAC, can be daunting.

Below is a quick summary of how anti-hunger advocates can use particular data to show policymakers what is working, and what more needs to be done.

Tags: Hunger, SNAP