Our students need us. Last month, the federal government invited the public to comment on proposed policy changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps), which is the first line of defense against hunger for low-income students, adults, and families. Federal law limits able-bodied working adults without dependents (a category … Continue reading Join us in urging the federal government to save SNAP for college students
Every year at Passover, we affirm our obligation to care for one another by proclaiming the words “Let all who are hungry come and eat. This year, join Challah for Hunger and our partner MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger in our work to end hunger in America by downloading and using these holiday resources. Then, dive deeper by … Continue reading Ask Bold Questions this Passover with CfH and MAZON’s Holiday Resources
Our student leaders have been hard at work mobilizing their peers, administrators, and elected officials to address campus food insecurity. Students even got local press in Philadelphia and Los Angeles. We’re excited to share the progress students have made on 3 campuses and look forward to updating you on the Campus Hunger Project throughout the … Continue reading Campus Hunger Project Update: Student Advocacy Since November
Diego and Lauren from the University of Wisconsin – Madison are fighting hunger on their campus. They recently met with a city representative of Madison to discuss food insecurity on their campus. Watch their video and donate to the Campus Hunger Project
Raquel, from UVA, is fighting food insecurity on her campus by establishing an emergency meal plan for students in need. Learn how by watching her video and support her work by donating to the Campus Hunger Project. Tomorrow we are sharing the last student video from the Univerisity of Wisconson – Madison.
Lisa, from Binghamton University, points out that students shouldn’t have to choose between buying books or weekly groceries. Hear how Lisa plans to partner with other organizations to fight food insecurity on her campus and donate to Challah for Hunger today. Tomorrow we are featuring Hana from UC Davis.
Zevi is from the University of Arizona and is working on his campus to empower students to fight the stigma of being food secure. By raising awareness and having the difficult conversations surrounding this issue, he hopes to break this stigma and get students access to food. Help Zevi and students fight the stigma: donate … Continue reading Meet Zevi from UA and support his project
Stanford University student, Zoe, is working to keep dining halls open over long breaks for students who cannot afford to go home and are food insecure. By making a donation you can help Zoe achieve her goal. Tomorrow we are featuring Zevi who is fighting the stigma of food insecurity and working to empower students.
2 out of 3 community college students experience food insecurity. Gadi, a Temple University student, hopes to open a food pantry on campus to fight food insecurity. With your support he will be able to hold an event for students and staff to raise awareness and funds. Donate today to help Temple University students gain access … Continue reading Gadi, from Temple U. is fighting food insecurity on his campus
Did you know that nearly 20% of students in the University of California system went hungry at times? Hear how Rachel from USC got involved with Challah for Hunger, the Campus Hunger Project, and how she is fighting hunger on her campus. Donate to Challah for Hunger today to support Rachel and her work. Tomorrow … Continue reading Our first Campus Hunger Project Cohort video is Rachel from USC