Development and Membership

  • Jim Lund is Vice President for Development and Membership
    Leadership

    James Lund

    Vice President for Development and Membership

    Jim leads organization-wide efforts to expand Bread membership and its member services and leads organizational fundraising.

  • Staff

    Kari Burnside

    Deputy Director for Development and Membership

    Contact Kari at 202-639-9400

  • Fritz Gutwein is a member of Bread's donor relations team.
    Staff

    Fritz Gutwein

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, D.C., West Virginia

    Contact Fritz at 202-688-1096

    fgutwein@bread.org

  • Staff

    Stephen Hitchcock

    Senior Manager of Special Projects

    Contact Stephen at 202-639-9400

  • Sandy serves on Bread for the World's donor relations team.
    Staff

    Sandy Lindahl

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania (Western), Wisconsin

    Contact Sandy at 202-246-8773 

    slindahl@bread.org...

  • Kesi Marcano-Collier is a member of Bread for the World's donor relations team.
    Staff

    Kesi Marcano-Collier

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Arizona, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas

    Contact Kesi at 202-688-1124

    kmarcano@bread.org

  • Staff

    Rose Mason

    Development and Membership Services Associate

    Contact Rose at 202-639-9400

  • Staff

    Vince Mezzera

    Donor Relations

    Contact Vince at 202-639-9400

    Focus areas: Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Wyoming; Stock gifts, Legacy gifts

  • Staff

    Joanne Ruddy

    Associate Manager, Membership Resources

    Contact Joanne at 202-639-9400

  • Laurie Rumpf is a member of Bread for the World's donor relations team.
    Staff

    Laurie Rumpf

    Donor Relations

    Focus areas: Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania (Eastern), Vermont

    Contact Laurie at 202-489-4714

    lrumpf@bread.org

  • Staff

    Catherine Wallwork

    Project Manager for Digital Fundraising

    Contact Catherine at 202-639-9400

Tools
from our Resource Library

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

  • 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. 

  • Fact Sheet: Hunger by the Numbers

    In 2017, 11.8 percent of households in the U.S.—40 million people—were food-insecure, meaning that they were unsure at some point during the year about how they would provide for their next meal.

  • 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

April 10, 2018

The Jobs Challenge

From the Blog