Friday, Apr 2 2021
Our number one priority is to ensure that the current 15% increase in SNAP benefits is extended through the end of the economic downturn.
Thursday, Mar 11 2021
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 will help our neighbors in need, who have faced over a year of heightened crises, have increased access to the nutritious food they need to thrive.
Friday, Mar 5 2021
Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization, is relieved by the coming Senate vote on the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 — a bill that includes vital increases in federal...
Friday, Feb 26 2021
The families we serve will breathe a sigh of relief due to the investments in federal nutrition programs in the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
Feeding America Statement on President Biden’s Executive Order to End the Expansion of the Public Charge Rule
Tuesday, Feb 2 2021
Feeding America applauds the announcement that President Biden will sign an executive order that will start rescinding the harmful expansion of the “public charge” policy to programs including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Wednesday, Jan 20 2021
Feeding America is relieved that the USDA has withdrawn two harmful policies that would have taken meals off the tables of millions of families in the United States.
Tuesday, Dec 15 2020
Legislation to increase benefits in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and provide more nutritious food to the charitable food system through The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) cannot wait.
Feeding America Statement on the Nomination of Vivek Murthy to be the Surgeon General of the United States
Wednesday, Dec 9 2020
Feeding America congratulates our former board member Dr. Vivek H. Murthy on his nomination to serve as Surgeon General. Learn why.
Feeding America’s Statement on the Nomination of Tom Vilsack to be the Next Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture
Wednesday, Dec 9 2020
Feeding America congratulates Tom Vilsack on his nomination to be the next Secretary of Agriculture. Learn more about Tom Vilsack's service with Feeding America.
Friday, Oct 9 2020
With the extension of child nutrition waivers, schools and community organizations can continue their meal operations during the pandemic.