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  • Joseph Molieri/Bread for the World

    Immigration is a Hunger Issue

    January 31, 2017

    Why Is Immigration a Hunger Issue?

    People who live and work here without documentation are among the most vulnerable people in our country. They are more likely to live in poverty and to struggle to put...

  • Many people who are at risk of hunger have jobs—even more than one—and work hard just to get by and put food on the table for their families. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    Análisis Legislativo: La Ley BRIDGE (Alto a Deportación de Soñadores y que Ayudan a Crecer Nuestra Economía)

    January 26, 2017

    Estados Unidos es una nación de inmigrantes. A lo largo de su historia, ha venido gente de todo el mundo, y han contribuido a sus comunidades y a la vida nacional. Hoy en día, tal como en el pasado, los inmigrantes...

  • Mass Incarceration and Over-Policing Fact Sheet

    September 21, 2016

    Official title: Mass Incarceration and Over-Policing are Hunger Issues

    Produced in September 2016

    This fact sheet explains how mass incarceration and over-policing are related to hunger. People leaving...

  • Churches and the Elections

    September 15, 2016

    A list of nine things churches, their leaders, and members can do to be involved during the 2016 campaigns for Congress and the presidency. All items are geared toward electing members of Congress and a president...

  • Hunger by the Numbers (2016)

    September 12, 2016

    Produced in September 2016

    This fact sheet summarizes the state of hunger in the United States. It is based on 2015 figures (the latest available) from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for hunger security in...

  • El hambre y la pobreza en las comunidades de inmigrantes

    August 18, 2016

    Producida en agosto de 2016

    Esta ficha informativa abarca la prevalencia de hambre y pobreza en Estados Unidos entre los inmigrantes, especialmente aquellos sin documentación. Éste es uno de los grupos que...

  • Hunger and Poverty Among Immigrants

    August 16, 2016

    Produced in August 2016

    This fact sheet looks at the prevalence of hunger and poverty in the United States among immigrants, especially immigrants without documentation. This is one of the groups that Bread...

  • Measuring Progress on Hunger and Extreme Poverty

    August 2, 2016

    Bread for the World’s mission is to build the political will to end hunger both in the United States and around the world. From 2000 to 2015, an essential part of fulfilling our mission at the global level was...

  • Remarks by Bread for the World President Rev. David Beckmann at the 2016 Democratic National Convention

    July 27, 2016

    Download remarks by Rev. David Beckmann to the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

    Bread for the World President Rev. David Beckmann spoke to faith activists and delegates at...

  • Graphic by Doug Puller/Bread for the World

    2016 Election Memes

    July 12, 2016

    Memes (internet/social media graphics), like the one at left, with themes that address:

    • hunger
    • poverty
    • the role of government in addressing hunger and poverty
    • hunger/poverty-
    • ...