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Nutrition Assistance Cuts Target Most Vulnerable

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The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, known as CalFresh in California, is facing cuts again. Any reduction in benefits would deal a serious blow to low-income families, seniors and people with disabilities suffering from food insecurity. In March, more than 1,000

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Raising Awareness About Hunger

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Our focus during Hunger Action Month is to raise awareness about hunger and the working poor. New important data via the Census Bureau annual poverty release shows that although the poverty rate may have fallen modestly in 2013, the nation

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September is Hunger Action Month

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Anti-hunger advocates from Santa Cruz County and across the country will be wearing orange on September 5th in an effort to raise awareness of the more than 50 million people in the US facing hunger—including 16.7 million children. It’s just

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Farm Bill Call-in Day

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This week, the House of Representatives will debate the Farm Bill and we need your help protecting nutrition assistance for vulnerable families. The House bill would cut over $20 billion in SNAP, causing millions of our low-income neighbors to see

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Worlds Biggest Garage Sale

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