Bread Newsletter January 2016

January 1, 2016


  • Another Great Year for Bread
  • Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy
  • Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years
  • News Briefs
  • Group of Black State Legislators Pledges to End Hunger
  • Historic African-American Denominations Call for Cross-Racial Dialogue
  • Bread and Alliance to End Hunger Support New Hunger Commission Report

from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

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.


  • 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...

  • Health Care Is a Hunger Issue

    Learn more about the principles that Bread for the World supports regarding health reform.