2013 National Gathering: For the Media
All events at the National Gathering 2013 are open to accredited media, except for the planning sessions during the International Meeting.
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From the Blog
A Preacherâs Type of Gathering / July 23, 2013
Rev. Dr. James Forbes speaking at Bread for the World's 2013 National Gathering in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, June 9 (Joseph Molieri/Bread for the World). By Minju Zukowski When I look back on my experience as a volunteer for Bread for the World's 2013 National Gathering, I am invigorated. I feel optimistic and hopeful that we, as a society, are moving toward ending hunger. Hearing the different preachers at the Gathering speak with power and conviction about ending hunger was...
John Lewis: "Never give up until everyone has food." / June 17, 2013
By David Beckmann In the closing minutes of Bread for the Worldâs 2013 National Gathering, Rep. John Lewis entered a caucus room packed with hundreds of exhausted Bread members who had spent the day walking the halls of Congress, meeting with their lawmakers on behalf of hungry and poor people. The civil rights leader brought them to their feet with a rallying cry: âContinue the fight. Continue the struggle. Never give up until everyone has food.â Thanks to you and...