Action Tools

  • 2016 Offering of Letters main booklet (background on topic)

    February 17, 2016

    Part of the 2016 Offering of Letters: Survive and Thrive

    Background on this year's topic and tools to help you explain it

    Table of contents

    • An Invitation: Use Your Influence
    • ...
  • Guía de Acción Cívica

    February 3, 2016

    Provee una explicación en gran parte seglar, de cómo Pan para el Mundo lleva a cabo su abogacía ante el Congreso de los Estados Unidos. Explica el proceso legislativo a nivel federal, y cómo los activistas de Pan,...

  • La Base Bíblica para Abogar con el Propósito de Erradicar el Hambre

    February 3, 2016

    Este boletín presenta los temas bíblicos que guían la misión de Pan para el Mundo en su propugnación para poner un fin al hambre.

    Además de versículos bíblicos y fragmentos citados aquí, hay muchas otras...

  • Graphic by Doug Puller/Bread for the World

    2016 Elections Survey Handout and Graphics

    February 3, 2016

    Bread for the World commissioned The Mellman Group and Eleison LLC to survey 1,000 voters on the issue of hunger and the 2016 elections. This fact sheet provides the main findings of that survey, and the memes (...

  • Bread Newsletter February 2016

    February 1, 2016

    In this issue: Vote to End Hunger in 2016; Introducing the 2016 Offering of Letters: Survive and Thrive; Child Nutrition Bill Advances in Senate; Celebrating Black History Month and Leaders; and more...

  • Ofrenda de Cartas (2016): Folleto de Muestra para el Boletín

    January 29, 2016

    Parte de la Ofrenda de Cartas 2016: Sobrevivir y Sobresalir

    Descarga una muestra del folleto para el boletín en esta página. Encarga copias gratuitas del folleto de la Tienda de Pan, para informar a tus...

  • Conduciendo una Ofrenda de Cartas (2016)

    January 29, 2016

    Parte de la Ofrenda de Cartas 2016: Sobrevivir y Sobresalir

    Una guía para la planificación e implementación de la Ofrenda de Cartas en tu congregación o u otra comunidad religiosa. Contiene instrucciones...

  • Bread Newsletter January 2016

    January 1, 2016

    In this issue: Another Great Year for Bread; Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy; Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years; and more.
     

  • Testimony of David Beckmann to the House Foreign Affairs Committee

    October 7, 2015

    Testimony to the Foreign Affairs Committee U.S. House of Representatives Hearing – Reforming Food Aid: Desperate Need to Do Better

    Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel, members of the committee...

Tools
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For Education

For Faith

  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this year, almost 100 church leaders—from all the families of U.S. Christianity—are...

  • In Times Like These … A Pan-African Christian Devotional for Public Policy Engagement

    This devotional guide invites deepened relationship with and among Pan-Af­rican people and elected leaders in the mission to end hunger and poverty.

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the Bread for the World members who have come this morning.

    Bruce Puckett urged...

For Advocacy

  • Grassroots Advocacy Toolkit

    A set of how-to sheets for carrying out advocacy and fact sheets on the current issues Bread for the World is working on.

    For new and current Bread grassroots hunger activists.

    Ideal as a starter toolkit for new Bread activists or as a set of updates for current activists.

    ...

  • U.S. Hunger and Poverty State Fact Sheets

    These fact sheets provide a snapshot of hunger and poverty in the United States and in each state plus Washington, D.C. 

  • Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017

    Unnecessarily long prison sentences, combined with the lack of rehabilitative programs for people in prison, exacerbate hunger, poverty, and existing inequalities.

    Overly harsh mandatory minimum prison sentences have contributed to the rapid increase of our country’s prison population. The...

Field

Changing Climate, Changing Farmers

February 7, 2017

Insight

The Jobs Challenge

April 10, 2018

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