Advocacy

Advocate for legislation that will help the growing number of New Yorkers and people across the country who are experiencing food insecurity because of the economic crisis resulting from COVID-19.

Read More

Communicating with City, State, and Congressional elected officials is an effective way to build, strengthen, and protect policies that support food access for all New Yorkers.

Read More

The Administration proposed a rule to change how the poverty level is measured. The changes would result in fewer families being counted as below the poverty level, meaning thousands of low-income households could lose access to vital benefits.

Read More

On March 13, the D.C. federal district court issued a nationwide preliminary injunction temporarily blocking the rule on Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) requirements for Able-Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWDs), postponing the rule.

Read More