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    We are dedicated to alleviating hunger in New York.

    We work to alleviate hunger in NYS.

    We strive to maximize participation in, and support for, federally funded nutrition assistance programs like SNAP, the School Breakfast and National School Lunch Programs, the Summer Food Service Program, WIC, and the Child and Adult Care Food Program.

    Promoting full participation in, and support for, federal nutrition programs.


Anti-Hunger Advocacy Day

February 14, 2024

Hunger Solutions New York, Feeding New York State, and food banks from across the state joined state lawmakers on Anti-Hunger Advocacy Day to call for a state budget that addresses New York’s hunger crisis.


2023 Year in Review

December 15, 2023

In 2023, NOEP helped 32,506 households successfully apply for SNAP benefits, WIC clinics received 9,000 referrals, and The Healthy School Meals for All NY Kids Coalition was co-led with more than 280 organizations leading in a $134.6M investment in last year’s state budget to expand free school meals.


Hunger Solutions New York's Executive Director Speaks at the White House

December 14, 2023

Andrés Vives participated in Communities in Action: Building a Better New York to highlight how recent federal policies have improved access in New York to SNAP, WIC, summer nutrition programs, school meals, and other programs that address hunger.



From NYS Health Foundation:
One Year Later: Food Scarcity in New York State During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Report | Webinar

Hunger Solutions New York is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to alleviating hunger.

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