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  • Sakeenah Shabazz
  • 23rd Class, 2016-2017 Pre-Fellowship Education and Experience: Sakeenah grew up in San Diego, CA and graduated from Georgetown University with a degree in philosophy. She spent two summers doing plant biology research at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies where she explored growth mechanisms in plants and its relation to food production. While at Georgetown, she consecutively served with the… Read more

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We champion programs and policies that strengthen food security across the United States and around the globe, including the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals, Feed the Future, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and federal Child Nutrition Programs.

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We work in coalition with national and international partner organizations to educate policymakers and advocate for effective food security policy.

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News & Events

Building Bridges to a Hunger-Free World: The 2017 Hunger Leadership Awards
June 19, 2017
 The Congressional Hunger Center had the honor of recognizing four distinguished leaders in the fight against global and domestic hunger
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Anti-Hunger Leaders to be Honored at 2017 Awards Ceremony
June 1, 2017 On June 13th, leaders and supporters of the fight against hunger will gather together for the 11th Annual Hunger Leadership Read more

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