BECOME A HUNGER FREE ACTIVIST
We are calling on you become an Activist for a Hunger Free San Diego. Sign up for email action alerts to stay up-to-date about how to strengthen access to food resources. As a Hunger Free Activist, you will:
- Stay up-to-date on issues of importance to our community
- Receive a variety of options for participation so you can decide your level of engagement.
- Access the information and tools you need to be effective – from specialized advocacy training to talking points.
- Enjoy privacy. We will not share your name or information with anyone outside our organization without specifically asking for permission.
Your voice can make a real difference in the lives of everyday San Diegans struggling to feed their families.
TAKE ACTION TODAY!
The following anti-hunger legislation currently needs your support:
Legistation: SB 138 (McGuire) - Count Me In: Expand Access to School Meals: This bill will help feed California's children most in need by automatically enrolling them to receive free school meals if they are already enrolled in Medi-Cal.
View the complete list of the Hunger Advocacy Network's 2017 policy priorities here. Then show your support on social media by tagging your representative using our template and memes below.
@(tag your representative) I'm fighting for the nearly 500,000 food insecure people in San Diego County. Support (enter the bill # you support) to create a #HungerFreeSD #HANinSac
.@(insert your representative's Twitter handle) I'm fighting for the nearly 500K food insecure people in SD County. Support (enter the bill # you support) to create a #HungerFreeSD.
Connect with your representative on social media!
1. Find your state representative here.
2. Find their social media handles below:
State Senator Ben Hueso
Not on Twitter or Facebook. Call his Capitol Office at (916) 651-4040.
Assemblymember Marie Waldron
Click on the resource links below to stay informed and engaged.
Countable - Find out how your representative voted, get clear concise summaries of bills, and take action.
8 Myths About Hunger (via MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger)
Mapping the Meal Gap: Hunger in San Diego (via Feeding San Diego)
Invite the San Diego Hunger Coalition to speak at your school or organization.
OTHER WAYS TO GET INVOLVED
Your tax-deductible donation to the Hunger Coalition goes directly to funding our critical programs that remove barriers to food access for people that are hungry in San Diego.