June 9, 2016

Advocacy Alert: Childhood Hunger

ELCA Advocacy The U.S. House of Representatives could vote soon on a bill that would roll back years of positive steps toward eliminating childhood hunger in the U.S. The ELCA is committed to fighting childhood hunger and advocates for strong renewal of child nutrition programs. This bill would jeopardize access to school meals for thousands of students....

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October 20, 2014

Explore Food Insecurity at Hunger 101

Step into the shoes of one of your neighbors who is at risk of being hungry. The Synod Hunger Team is sponsoring “Hunger 101 PA” on Sunday, Nov. 16 from 2 to 4:30 pm at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection in Yardley. Download a flyer for more information or contact Diane Casey at 215.860.7859 or...

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October 7, 2013

ELCA Hunger Education Grants Available

ELCA World Hunger is offering Hunger Education Grants to educate and mobilize ELCA congregations and groups to take action against hunger and poverty and encourage sustainable participation in anti-hunger work. The current grant program is most appropriate for congregations, synod teams or organizations that seek to teach others about the root causes and solutions of...

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September 13, 2013

Act Now to Oppose SNAP Cuts

(An Action Alert from the ELCA) Earlier this month the U.S. Department of Agriculture released its annual report on food security in our country. The conclusions of that report are sobering: despite improvements in the U.S. economy, the number of U.S. households considered food insecure — lacking consistent access to adequate food throughout the year...

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