New York State Policy Resources 2021
Interested in learning more about childhood hunger in New York and what we can do to help more kids get the food they need? Take a look at our public testimony and policy resources below!
New York City Council
3/23/21: Testimony on the Fiscal Year 2022 Preliminary Budget before the Committee on Education
3/17/21: Testimony on the Fiscal Year 2022 Preliminary Budget before the Committee on General Welfare
10/16/20: Testimony on the Reopening of NYC Schools before the Committees on Education and Health
9/21/20: Testimony on the Impact of the COVID‐19 Pandemic on SNAP Administration, Food Pantries, and Soup Kitchens before the Committee on General Welfare
New York State Assembly
9/9/20: Testimony on the Impact of COVID-19 on Food Insecurity in New York State before the Committees on Social Services and Agriculture, and the Assembly Task Force on Food, Farm and Nutrition Policy
The 2021 New York City Briefing Book contains borough-level child food insecurity rates, information on child nutrition programs, and solutions to end childhood hunger in NYC. Click the link above to learn more.
The 2021 New York State Briefing Book contains county-level child food insecurity rates, information on child nutrition programs, and solutions to end childhood hunger in New York State. Click the link above to learn more.
This legislative cycle, No Kid Hungry New York is advocating for policy solutions that address the rising levels of child food insecurity in the state. Click the link above to learn more.
To learn more about No Kid Hungry’s federal policy priorities, click the link below.
About No Kid Hungry
No child should go hungry in America. But in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, 1 in 5 kids in New York could face hunger. No Kid Hungry New York is working to end childhood hunger by helping launch and improve programs that give all kids the healthy food they need to thrive. This is a problem we know how to solve. No Kid Hungry New York is a campaign of Share Our Strength, an organization committed to ending hunger and poverty. Join us at NoKidHungry.org