“If you’ve ever suffered from hunger, you want to give back. I want to be an advocate and open doors for the next generation.”
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Today, we joined others in urging the Planing Commission to support a plan to boost affordable housing in one of the city’s most gentrified neighborhoods.
Though at 66-years-old he’s past the age of retirement, James describes himself as a working man. Fairer policies would allow him the old age he deserves.
The 2019 tax season will be the final year for a key measure in the Affordable Care Act. Here’s how it affected one couple.
They say life is like a river, full of twists and turns you don’t always see coming. This fisherman would probably agree.
A former steel worker with a pension, Ron is doing better than many, but sees the value in programs that help those in need.
On February 7, we launched our new monthly action series to use letters to elected officials and newspapers as a way to take action against hunger.
Expanding SNAP’s ‘work requirements’ will make it harder for millions of workers to consistently put food on the table. Call your House Rep. to say “Hands off SNAP!”
Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink. That could be the fate of low-income households in Allegheny County if a new sewer plan comes to pass. But an alternate plan could (un)pave the way to a brighter, greener future for all.