All posts by Talia Berday Sacks

Our staff are famous!

Our Program Associate Eliana and Communications & Development Associate Vincent were recently featured on the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation blog. Vincent shared common misconceptions about global hunger, talked about the best advice he’s ever received and (of course) picked his favorite flavor of challah! Read his full interview here.  Eliana shared lessons learned … Continue reading Our staff are famous!

We’re Hiring!

Applications are now open for two new positions at Challah for Hunger! We are excited to add a Program Associate and a Development and Communications Associate to our team in Philadelphia. To learn more about both positions check out the links below: Program Associate Development and Communications Associate 

Defining Failure More Fairly

The New York Times article “On Campus, Failure is on the Syllabus” (June 24) about efforts by colleges to teach coping skills to high-achieving, helicopter-parented students paints a worrisomely narrow picture of today’s college student. In this piece, higher education administrators describe how initiatives like anti-stigma campaigns and special apps were developed in response to … Continue reading Defining Failure More Fairly

Attention Students and Alumni: Take A Look at Our Surveys!

Every year, we send current student leaders and their volunteers a survey. The survey always provides us with helpful feedback. Thanks to the students who fill it, we’ve been able to improve our resources and strengthen our community. Take the Student Survey here.  For the first time ever, we are also releasing an alumni survey to better … Continue reading Attention Students and Alumni: Take A Look at Our Surveys!

Student Perspectives: UMass-Amherst and the Campus Hunger Project

Rebecca Goldberg, a junior, and Arielle Newman, a senior, are co-presidents of Challah for Hunger at University of Massachusetts – Amherst. To follow our chapters’ research and advocacy work, sign up for monthly updates here. We decided to get involved in the Campus Hunger Project because as a chapter we want to be advocates for our … Continue reading Student Perspectives: UMass-Amherst and the Campus Hunger Project