Resource Library

  • Bread Newsletter January 2016

    January 1, 2016

    In this issue: Another Great Year for Bread; Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy; Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years; and more.
     

  • Bread Newsletter (print/mailed edition) Jan-Feb 2016

    January 1, 2016

    In this issue: Thanks to You, Big Victories for Hungry People in 2015; Member Profile: ‘Called to be Faithful’; Rick Steves Helps Bread for the World Raise Record Funds; Lenten Prayers for Hungry...

  • 10 Ways Christians Can Help End Hunger During Elections

    December 8, 2015
    1. Develop an “elevator speech” explaining why ending hunger is important to you as a Christian.
    2. Register to vote.
    3. Write a letter to your local newspaper saying that ending hunger is a priority
    4. ...
  • The 2016 Hunger Report by the Numbers

    December 3, 2015

    Each year since 2008, the number of food-insecure people in the United States has hovered between 48 million and 50 million, approximately one in six people in the country.

    Food insecurity increases, by nearly...

  • Informe 2016, en cifras

    December 3, 2015

    Cada año desde el 2008, el número de personas que padecen inseguridad alimentaria en los Estados Unidos se ha mantenido entre 48 y 50 millones, lo que supone aproximadamente 1 de cada 6 personas en el país. 

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  • Bread Newsletter December 2015

    December 1, 2015

    In this issue: Alliance to End Hunger 10th Anniversary; 2016 Hunger Report Released; New York City Gala Report; Interview: Why I Work to End Hunger; Alaska Teen’s Clothing Business Benefits Bread; A...

  • 2016 Hunger Report. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    The Nourishing Effect

    November 26, 2015

    Hunger and food insecurity add at least $160 billion a year to U.S. healthcare costs.

  • Bread Newsletter November 2015

    November 1, 2015

    In this issue: Mobilizing the Power of the Vote to End Hunger; Turning Our 'Efforts to End Hunger in Our Time'; Anti-hunger and Anti-poverty Programs Safe for Now; Celebrating 30 Years of Leadership...

  • Domestic Resource Mobilization for Development

    October 28, 2015

    Recently there has been an increasing focus on developing countries’ raising more of their own resources for development. U.S. development assistance can help equip and enable countries to do this effectively.

  • Testimony of David Beckmann to the House Foreign Affairs Committee

    October 7, 2015

    Testimony to the Foreign Affairs Committee U.S. House of Representatives Hearing – Reforming Food Aid: Desperate Need to Do Better

    Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel, members of the committee...

  • Bread Newsletter October 2015

    October 1, 2015

    In this issue: Bread Galvanizes Support for Ending Hunger Among U.S. Faith Community During Pope’s Visit; The Pope and Politics; Pledge to End Hunger Along the Pope’s Path; Congress Gets a List of ‘...

  • Interfaith Religious Leaders’ Pledge to End Hunger

    September 21, 2015

    A wide array of the nation’s faith leaders have come together on the eve of Pope Francis’ arrival in the United States to commit ourselves to encourage our communities to work for the end of hunger by 2030 and,...

  • The Bible and Elections

    September 16, 2015

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to voting and participating in elections and the democratic process in the United States.

    Includes an introduction to the issue, a Scriptural reflection, practical...

  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    September 16, 2015

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to health as a hunger issue.

    Includes an introduction to the issue, a Scriptural reflection, practical actions you can take, and a prayer.

  • Bread Newsletter September 2015

    September 1, 2015

    In this issue: What Does Your Candidate Say About Hunger?; On Faith: God’s + Ours = Something Multiplied, not Just Added; Policy Focus: A Long List of Legislation This Fall; Member Profile: Bread...

  • Development Works: Myths and Realities

    August 31, 2015

    From Bread for the World Institute

    A series of seven short essays that make the case for effective international development assistance. They answer key questions from why development assistance is so...

  • Photo by Laura Elizabeth Pohl/Bread for the World

    2013 Hunger Report: Within Reach: Global Development Goals

    August 20, 2015

    The 2013 Hunger Report focuses on the final push to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by their 2015 deadline and proposes a new set of global development goals to eliminate hunger and extreme poverty by...

  • Congressional Scorecard for 113th Congress

    August 20, 2015

    Voting Record for the 113th Congress

    Shows how senators and representatives voted on legislation that would impact hungry and poor people in the United States and around the world. Specifically, this report...

  • Food for Peace Reform Act bill analysis

    August 18, 2015

    The Food for Peace Reform Act (S 525) offers an opportunity to reform the federal government’s food-aid programs so that funds are used more efficiently and reach millions more people each year — at no additional...

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