Learn About Solutions to Hunger
Food stamps (CalFresh) have proven one of the most successful ways to curb poverty. But navigating the system to get them is sometimes tough. Our CalFresh Outreach Program breaks down barriers to access benefits by training community leaders to help their constituents receive CalFresh.
1 in 4 children arrive at school hungry in San Diego, and a meal at school is often their only source of nourishment each day. Our School Meals Program aims to increase access to and utilization of federal school meals programs, including school lunch, summer meals, and school breakfast.
Federal and state food assistance programs are our best defense against hunger. Our Policy & Advocacy Program acts as a resource for county, state, and federal policymakers. We provide research summaries, policy analyses, and case studies to inform policy decisions affecting hunger and poverty.