Washington, DC, January 29, 2015 – Bread for the World launched its 2015 Offering of Letters: Feed Our Children campaign today, urging Congress to strengthen national child nutrition programs when the law governing them comes up for reauthorization this year. Read more »
Washington, DC, January 21, 2015 – In his penultimate state of the union address, President Obama stressed the importance of tax credits for working families, fair wages, eliminating the gender gap, and making childcare affordable. Read more »
Washington, DC, December 11, 2014 – Bread for the World welcomes the passage last night by the House of Representatives to authorize the government's Feed the Future initiative. Bread urges the Senate to pass a similar bill before it adjourns this week. Read more »
Bread for the World Celebrates Advocacy Victory in Passage of Bill That Excludes Food Transportation Increase
Washington, DC, December 11, 2014 – Bread for the World is celebrating a victory in Congress today that benefits people who are hungry around the world through U.S. food aid. Congress passed a bill funding the Coast Guard for 2015 that rolled back proposals to increase subsidies to the world’s largest shipping companies to ship U.S. food aid. Read more »
Washington, DC, December 10, 2014 – Bread for the World welcomes last night’s introduction of a $1.01 trillion spending bill in the House of Representatives that funds most of the federal government through September 2015. The bill is expected to pass in the next couple of days. Read more »
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