Bread Newsletter (print/mailed edition) July-Aug 2016

July 1, 2016


  • Thanks to You, Congress Passes Two Historic Bills
  • A Life’s Work of Guaranteeing People’s Right to Food
  • Your Voice is Heard on Capitol Hill
  • Catholic Parishes Work Together to Write 3,000 Letters
  • What You Can Do This Election Season
  • Involve Your Church in Bread for the World Sunday
  • Help Elect Bread for the World’s Board of Directors


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.