What We Do
Increasing participation in hunger programs
Advocating for anti-hunger public policies
Providing support in the fight to end hunger
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33,156Households enrolled in SNAP through the Nutrition Outreach and Education Program from July 2015 - June 2016.
436,000NYS working families use SNAP to put food on the table.
$4.9B+SNAP dollars spent by New Yorkers in 2016, helping to strengthen our local economies.
$191.60The average monthly SNAP benefit for households with an older adult.
1.6MNew York State students qualify for free and reduced-price school lunch.
39%Of all New York State SNAP recipients are children.
45.88%Of students qualified to eat free or reduced-price school meals participated in both school lunch and breakfast.