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More than 350 people joined us at our first national conference, Beyond Hunger: Real People, Real Solutions. The conference generated a lot of dialogue among a diverse group of researchers, members of the media, government agency staff, advocates and people with first-hand experience of hunger and poverty. Click here for our downloadable PDF of our Call to Action.


Remember our Call to Action - PROTECT SNAP! Here, in a downloadable pdf, are our nine steps for our call to action.


In the June 1, 2012 "This Week in Poverty," Greg Kaufmann shares some of his recent conversations with Witnesses to Hunger participant and Center for Hunger-Free Communities staff member Tianna Gaines-Turner.


A new policy action brief from Children's HealthWatch shows that families who are forced to make tough choices between paying the rent and paying for childcare or groceries may experience negative health consequences. 



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