Hunger Center Releases Paper

School wellness policies are a vital tool that parents, students, teachers, school food service staff, school administrators, and local communities can use to address children’s nutrition and health needs. A new paper from CHC offers an informative overview and summarizes … Read more

STOP Hunger Scholarships

In April 2011 Stephen Brady, the late founder and president of the Sodexo Foundation, was honored at the annual CHC Congressional Awards Ceremony.  In order to continuing honoring his good work, the Sodexo Foundation is currently accepting applications for the … Read more

Famine Declared in the Horn of Africa

Famine in the Horn of Africa (Somalia, portions of Ethiopia and Kenya) was officially declared by the United Nations on Wednesday, July 20, 2011.  Over 11 million people, primarily women, young children, and the elderly, are at great risk of … Read more

CHC Welcomes 6th Leland Class

Leland

On July 15th fifteen newly inducted Leland International Hunger Fellows met for the first time in Washington, D.C., before heading out with Leland program staff to spend a weekend together at the Woods Retreat and Conference Center in West Virginia.  … Read more

18th Class Emerson Fellows Announced

Emerson

We are excited to announce the 18th Class of Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows! These hunger-fighters and social justice leaders were selected from more than 330 applications. Thank you to those alumni, supervisors, and anti-hunger friends who served on the … Read more

Hunger Fellowship Alumni Win Leadership Awards

At CHC’s April 2011 Awards Ceremony we recognized Rich Stolz and Tammy Palmer, two former hunger fellows, by presenting each of them with the CHC Alumni Leadership Award.  The awards are given to one alumna/alumnus from the National Hunger Fellows … Read more

2011 Awards Ceremony

Awards

Celebrate Accomplishments – Honor Leaders – Recognize Our Partners Tuesday, April 12, 2011 On April 12th, CHC hosted the 2011 Congressional Hunger Center Awards Ceremony at the U.S. Botanic Garden where we celebrated accomplishments, honored exemplary leaders, and recognized our … Read more

2010 Awards Ceremony

Awards

Celebrate Accomplishments – Honor Leaders – Recognize Our Partners June 15, 2010 On June 15, 2010, CHC hosted a celebration at the United States Botanic Garden where we celebrated accomplishments, honored exemplary leaders, and recognized our partners in the fight … Read more

2009 Awards Ceremony

Awards

Mickey Leland’s Life and Legacy May 19, 2009 On Tuesday, May 19th, 2009 CHC hosted a Capitol Hill tribute at the United States Botanic Garden in honor of Mickey Leland, former Representative from Houston, Texas. At the event, CHC memorialized … Read more

2008 Awards Ceremony

Awards

Celebrate Accomplishments – Honor Leaders – Recognize Our Partners February 27, 2008 On February 27, 2008, CHC hosted the 15th Anniversary Gala at the U.S. Botanic Garden where we celebrated accomplishments, honored exemplary leaders, and recognized our partners in the … Read more

2005 Awards Ceremony

Awards

Celebrate Accomplishments – Honor Leaders – Recognize Our Partners February 9, 2005 On February 9, 2005, CHC hosted the 10th Anniversary Gala at the U.S. Botanic Garden where we celebrated accomplishments, honored exemplary leaders, and recognized our partners in the … Read more