Topic: Poverty

Digging Through the Data on Recent Hunger & Poverty Research

Social Media and Content Marketing Associate

In recent weeks, there has been a cascade of research released on the number of Americans struggling against hunger and poverty. Digging through all the latest data sets, whether from the U.S. Census Bureau, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service (USDA-ERS), or FRAC, can be daunting.

Below is a quick summary of how anti-hunger advocates can use particular data to show policymakers what is working, and what more needs to be done.

Back to Basics: How Community Eligibility Cuts Red Tape to Help End Hunger

Social Media and Content Marketing Associate

How can more hungry students access free school meals? Community eligibility helps communities bypass bureaucratic obstacles to ensure children are getting the nutritious meals they need to stay healthy and ready to learn. Here is a go-to guide for answering your questions about community eligibility.

What Does Hunger in America Look Like?

Social Media and Content Marketing Associate

On Wednesday, September 7, FRAC teamed up with Feeding America and more than 40 other national nonprofits and businesses committed to ending hunger to co-host the Hunger in America Congressional Exhibition in the foyer of the Rayburn House building.