Resource Library

  • The Bible and Mass Incarceration

    July 16, 2015

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to advocacy on reforming the criminal justice system and mass incarceration.

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

  • How to Conduct an In-District Meeting with a Member of Congress (or the Staff)

    July 16, 2015

    How to carry out one method of advocacy – the in-person visit in a district or state office of a member of Congress. Includes many helpful tips.

  • Elections Resources

    July 15, 2015

    A list of Bread-produced resources to help activists raise hunger as an issue during the 2016 congressional and presidential elections.

  • Fact Sheet: The Consequences of Sequestration and Tight Budget Caps

    July 15, 2015

    Sequestration refers to broad cuts to the federal government’s budget triggered by the Budget Control Act of 2011. These cuts are on top of already tight spending limits and years of cuts to programs serving poor and...

  • Effectively Using Public Meetings to Engage with Congressional Candidates

    July 7, 2015

    How to carry out one method of advocacy – attending a town hall or other public meeting with a member of Congress or candidate for Congress. Includes many helpful tips.

  • Design by Doug Puller/Bread for the World

    Manual: Las Elecciones Son Importantes

    July 7, 2015

    Una guía comprensiva para hablar con los candidatos y sensibilizar la política del hambre.

  • Diez maneras en las que los cristianos pueden ayudar a erradicar el hambre durante las elecciones

    July 7, 2015

    Descubre las maneras que pueden utilizar su iglesia y su fe para terminar el hambre durante las elecciones.

  • Elections Matter

    July 7, 2015

    A comprehensive but easy-to-read and easy-to-follow guide for individuals and churches that want to be engaged with candidates during election seasons.

    Includes coverage of legal issues for churches'...

  • Photo by Joseph Molieri/Bread for the World

    You Can Help End Hunger

    July 6, 2015

    This brochure provides a terrific introduction to the concepts of advocacy and justice in God's world as well as promoting the ministry of Bread for the World. The brochure includes an envelope for those wishing...

  • Exodus from Hunger

    July 6, 2015

    In his powerful and hopeful book, David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World, looks at the causes of hunger, presents case studies of countries that have made great strides against it, and puts a human face on...