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Your Plan to Vote 2018

Tuesday, November 6th is Election Day! We know Election Day can be hectic, but with a little preparation, it’s easy! Have you made your plan to vote? Whether you vote in person, vote early, turn in your mail ballot, or aren’t sure if you’re registered, we’ve got the info you [...]

Hunger Free Kids Report: Still Work to Do to Fill the Meal Gap in San Diego County

But there is $170 million available to end child hunger in San Diego The San Diego Hunger Coalition today released 2018 Hunger Free Kids Report, the first in San Diego County to provide a road map for schools and nonprofits, like Feeding San Diego, to seize opportunities to feed more kids [...]

Update on 2016 Advocacy Efforts

From January through September, FSD staff has been engaged in important advocacy efforts to ensure that local, state and federal public policy reflects the needs of those we serve in the community. Some of our key priorities this legislative year included the Farm to Food Bank Tax Credit, which aimed [...]

By |2016-10-10T14:53:32+00:00October 10, 2016|advocacy and public policy, news|Comments Off on Update on 2016 Advocacy Efforts

Hunger Action Month 2016: Spread the Word

As fall begins, so does Hunger Action Month! September is a time to take action to help end hunger, including speaking up for those in need. FSD partners with businesses and organizations across the county to help spread awareness of the need and encourage our community to get involved. Empty Plates Provide [...]

By |2019-01-18T01:05:56+00:00September 8, 2016|advocacy and public policy, campaigns and events|Comments Off on Hunger Action Month 2016: Spread the Word

Hunger Action Day 2016

On May 25, more than 40 representatives from Feeding San Diego, including staff, clients, volunteers and partners, traveled on a bus to Sacramento to participate in Hunger Action Day. Organized by The California Hunger Action Coalition (CHAC), Hunger Action Day takes place each May, bringing together hundreds of advocates from across the state [...]

By |2019-01-18T01:05:59+00:00May 30, 2016|advocacy and public policy, campaigns and events, partners and alliances|Comments Off on Hunger Action Day 2016