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Nutrition Assistance Programs Lift Millions out of Poverty

New Census figures released this week show that Nutrition Assistance Programs lifted millions of people including working poor, seniors, disabled and children out of poverty in 2017. These Census figures use the Supplemental Poverty Measure (SPM), which accounts for...

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June 2018 Organizational Newsletter

Hunger Solutions New York has been actively working to protect and defend SNAP as the federal Farm Bill goes through the reauthorization process. The US House and Senate each have a bill that would impact access to nutrition assistance very differently. Below we...

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