The package contains powerful public policies to help suffering American households, but pervasive hunger and poverty will likely continue.
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Just Harvest and 21 community, advocacy, and labor organizations urged our U.S. Senators and Representatives to enact specific relief measures.
The USDA still hasn’t released any guidance on how states can provide school meals benefits to families whose children are at home due to the pandemic. Here is what we know.
SNAP is our nation’s first line of defense against hunger. Use our quick form to urge Sen. Casey and Toomey to move quickly to address hunger.
Get answers to frequently asked questions about P-EBT — aid for PA families eligible for free or reduced-price school meals. (Info as of Oct. 7.)
What can people waiting for unemployment benefits, or who aren’t eligible for them, do to pay their bills? There are options.
“I only ask that the people who have had a hard life and not much money to be able to at least get food during this pandemic.”
The COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis of shocking proportion. We eagerly yearn for a return to normal, even as we picture what “a new normal” might require.
The USDA announced that SNAP recipients in PA are allowed to use their benefits to buy groceries online. New legislation will help cover the costs of their delivery fees.
Support these relief efforts to help make sure our nation, commonwealth, and county are prioritizing the needs of people hit hard by this crisis.