We are proud to share the hard work of our students through the Campus Hunger Project Year One Report. In this report, we reveal the results of our national research project – our first ever – which investigates hunger and food insecurity on the college campus. Student leaders on 23 campuses conducted interviews with student … Continue reading Campus Hunger Project Year One Report
We are saddened and appalled by the events in Charlottesville. Racism and anti-Semitism have no place in our country and violence is never tolerable. We must all speak out and live our values through our actions. Challah for Hunger has been and will continue to be a welcoming and inclusive community that unites to help … Continue reading No place for Anti-Semitism or Racism
Jeff Marks, Binghamton alumnus and Senior Associate at KPMG, reflects on his experience serving on the Board of Directors. When I stumbled upon a student group called Challah for Hunger during my first month as a freshman at Binghamton University in 2009, I never imagined I would be writing this blog post to share … Continue reading Jeff reflects on his board service
Join us in welcoming our newest board members, a diverse and talented group of individuals: Maya, our student representative from Miami, Sophie, a dedicated alumna from UNC Chapel Hill, Eileen, a volunteer who has helped us grow our Social Change Bakery and Giving Circle programs, Wendy, a parent of current superstar Jenna at Oxy and … Continue reading Challah for Hunger welcomes 6 new board members
There may be #99DaysofSummer, but you only need one hour to make a difference! Connect with your Challah for Hunger fam for an evening of advocacy, social action, and the opportunity for your voice to be heard. Contribute $18 as a participant in our virtual pop-up giving circle to vote where $$$ goes! Where & When: Your … Continue reading Hey Challah Alumni – Join our Pop-Up Giving Circle
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
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
Your voice matters to us. This is why we are looking for a student representative to serve on our national Board of Directors. The Challah for Hunger Board of Directors is a group of committed volunteers who are responsible for overseeing the organization’s activities. Board members meet periodically to discuss and vote on the affairs of … Continue reading Apply to join our National Board of Directors
Looking for an opportunity to get back involved with Challah for Hunger? We’ve got three for you! Still curious? Click here to read a reflection on last year’s giving circle from co-leader and alumna Kate Belza and learn more about the early years of the giving circle from co-leader and alumna Amanda Winer.
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!