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Latest USDA Household Food Insecurity Report Shows Urgent Need to Protect and Strengthen Social Safety Net

On October 25th, MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger expressed growing alarm about rising hunger in the United States, responding to the U.S....

Episode 14: Poverty in LGBTQIA+ with Jocelyn Frye & Military Families Facing Hunger with Abby Leibman

In today’s episode, Jeff and Carol talk with Jocelyn Frye, President of the National Partnership for Women and Families, about LGBTQI+ families...

Lawmakers Pressed to Improve Solutions for Military Hunger

Advocates worry defense policy bill won't do enough to get aid to servicemembers who need it.

Congress Tackles Food Stamp Changes in the Farm Bill

Urban Ministries, like many food banks across the country, has seen an increase in customers this year after federal expansions to programs like the...

Food Insecurity Is Common in the US Military. Will Congress Vote to Expand Benefits?

Despite its enormous budget, experts and former service members say the U.S. military is failing to ensure soldiers can feed their families.

MAZON’s Anti-Hunger Message Takes Center Stage at Passover

The virtual Passover seder, co-hosted by the White House and the US Department of Agriculture, brought together policymakers and Jewish community...

MAZON Decries “Cruel” and “Wrong-Headed” Efforts to Restrict SNAP, Instead Supports Bill to Increase Assistance

MAZON strongly criticized proposals that would increase existing limits on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps).

The Programs You’d Have to Cut to Balance the Budget

By Alicia Parlapiano, The New York Times - Several conservative lawmakers say House Speaker Kevin McCarthy has promised a House vote on a balanced...

SNAP Benefits Should Not be Used to Score Political Points. Food Insecurity is on the Line.

By Sara Albert, The Dallas Morning News - Nearly 4 million Texas residents rely on this assistance program each month.
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A Jewish Response to Hunger


Inspired by Jewish values and ideals, MAZON is a national organization fighting to end hunger among people of all faiths and backgrounds in the United States and Israel.

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