POVERTY: PCUSA joins effort asking President Obama to invest in child nutrition programs

From the Food Research and Action Center Pax Christi USA has signed onto the following letter.  Dear Mr. President, The undersigned national, state and local organizations are writing to express our united support for effective and adequately funded federal nutrition programs for children. We are a diverse group of organizations representing anti-hunger, religious, education, health, … Continue reading POVERTY: PCUSA joins effort asking President Obama to invest in child nutrition programs

TAKE ACTION: Ask Congress to restore jobless benefits for 2 million workers

From the Coalition on Human Needs By April 5, more than 2 million unemployed workers will have lost jobless benefits if Congress doesn’t act. The Senate can change that this week. And then, there’s the House of Representatives. The Problem: The Senate needs to turn one vote around to restore Emergency Unemployment Compensation.The House needs to take a vote on it. … Continue reading TAKE ACTION: Ask Congress to restore jobless benefits for 2 million workers