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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

Announcing the 24th Class of Emerson National Hunger Fellows
April 10, 2017 We are excited to announce the 24th Class of Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows! This year’s selection process was as… Read more
Field Site Spotlight: Denver, CO
March 30, 2017 Food is a basic human need—and so is shelter. In many urban areas, people in poverty are forced to choose: Read more

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