Bread Newsletter July 2016

July 1, 2016


  • Making Hunger, Poverty, and Opportunity a Higher Political Priority
  • Global Food Security Act Passes Congress
  • Congress Passes Bill to Improve Effectiveness of U.S. Foreign Aid
  • Bread’s President on the Road to Ending Hunger in Rome
  • Bread's 2016 Lobby Day from a Newbie's Perspective
  • Washington Gathering Empowers a New Generation for Social Justice
  • On Faith: Life Lessons I Learned on a Long Walk
  • A World Where Being Malnourished is the ‘New Normal’
  • News Briefs
  • Member Profile: A Life’s Work of Guaranteeing People’s Right to Food
  • New Book Helps Evangelicals Go Further with Advocacy
  • Coalition of Nonprofits Continues to Honor Bread’s President

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

  • 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.


  • 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.

  • 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. 


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