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Today, the House Agriculture Committee released a report to summarize the Committee’s two-year review of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).  Holding numerous hearings on all aspects of SNAP has shown one thing: SNAP is a great American assistance program.


NPR's Pam Fessler talked with Mariana Chilton about th election and what she see's happening for policies impacting poverty.


The EAT Cafe was featured in a story in Grid Magazine about hunger in Philadelphia and what local organizations are doing to address it. 


On Radio Times, Mariana Chilton and Donnell Jones-Craven talk about hunger in Philadelphia and what the EAT Cafe is doing to try to address it in the West Philadelphia area.  


On October 26th the EAT Cafe, Philadelphia's first pay-what-you-can restaurant, opened it's doors to the public.  The Cafe will be open on Wednesday - Saturday from 4:30 - 8:00.  With a suggested price of $15 for a three course meal, guests will be able to pay the suggested price, more, less, or nothing at all.



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