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Hunger Solutions New York is a caring and informed voice for hungry New Yorkers. This section will be updated as important news, legislative information, and SNAP policy alerts become available. To have information and alerts be sent directly to your e-mail, sign up for our RSS feed.


November 2017 Organizational Newsletter

#NYGivesDay  On November 28th, we are joining the Giving Tuesday movement through #NYGivesDay. It is a day when you can make a BIG impact on the mission of Hunger Solutions New York and the lives of the millions of New Yorkers who face hunger. With your help we can...

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Federal Update Vote “NO” On House Tax Bill

On Thursday, November 16, the House is expected to vote on it's version of the GOP Tax Cut Bill. H.R. 1 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overwhelmingly benefits the wealthiest individuals and corporations, and will ultimately be paid for by cuts to critical programs, like SNAP,...

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SNAP Network News-Fall 2017

In our fall 2017 SNAP newsletter we release our new toolkit addressing the October 1 eligibility and budgeting changes. We share a new SNAP policy update that covers the SNAP application rules for hurricane evacuees. We discuss the role of SNAP on health. Also...

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SNAP Application Rules for Hurricane Evacuees in NYS

This newest SNAP policy update from Hunger Solutions New York, highlights the SNAP application rules for people who have evacuated due to NYS due to Hurricane Maria, Irma, or Harvey.  It also includes reminders about SNAP processing rules that will be especially...

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Fall 2017 Child Nutrition Newsletter

Your back-to-school child nutrition checklist is here!  Read the latest on school breakfast and afterschool meals, Community Eligibility Provision, FRAC's unpaid school meal policy guidance, and much more.  To subscribe, you can sign up or edit your newsletter...

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Sherry Tomasky
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