Transactional Law as a Tool for Economic Empowerment


A small business is threatened with closure after the landlord raises the rent, but after getting legal assistance around renegotiating the lease and overdue bills, the owner can stay in business. Entrepreneurs living in public housing are barred from operating … Read more

Second Cohort of Legacy Leaders Announced


The Hunger Center is delighted to announce the 14 members of the second cohort of Legacy Leaders, a program that aims to continue to advance the leadership and influence of the alums of our fellowships and internships. This year’s cohort … Read more

Announcing the 2024 Zero Hunger Interns

Zero Hunger

The Hunger Center is delighted to announce the members of the 7th Class of Zero Hunger Interns. These developing leaders will spend 10 weeks over the summer expanding the impact of anti-hunger organizations in Washington, D.C. “We’re so excited to … Read more

Announcing the 2024 Summer Seminars

Academy, Zero Hunger

Around the world, an estimated three quarters of a billion people face chronic hunger.1 In the United States, nearly one in eight households experienced food insecurity at some point in 20222. While hunger is an enormous problem, at the Congressional … Read more