Our Tips for Successful Hunger Fellowship Applications


Every day we’re building the movement to end hunger by developing leaders—and we’re encouraged, with every new application cycle for the Leland International and Emerson National Hunger Fellowships, by how many young leaders want to be part of that movement. … Read more

Hunger is Solvable: the 2020 Hunger Leadership Awards

Awards, Updates

On Wednesday, September 16, the Hunger Center hosted an online audience of supporters for the 2020 Hunger Leadership Awards. Award recipients included Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13); Stephen and Ayesha Curry and the Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation; the AARP Foundation and … Read more

Meet Our Award Recipients: Rep. Barbara Lee

Awards, Updates

The Hunger Leadership Awards is our annual celebration of outstanding leaders in the movement to end hunger. For this year’s virtual ceremony, held Wednesday, September 16, we are recognizing leaders who prove every day that hunger is solvable. The recipient of … Read more

Announcing the 27th Class of Emerson National Hunger Fellows

Emerson, Updates

The Congressional Hunger Center is proud to announce the 19 members of its 27th Class of Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows. These dedicated young leaders will spend the next 11 months working to end hunger in the U.S. through community-based … Read more

Zero Hunger Summer Seminar Session V: Effective Advocacy

Academy, Updates, Zero Hunger

This Friday, July 31, from 9am — 1 pm ET, we will host the last of five sessions of our 2020 Zero Hunger Summer Seminars. This year’s Summer Seminars are held entirely online, and are free and open to the … Read more