Best Wishes to the 25th Class of Emerson Fellows

Emerson, Updates

The Congressional Hunger Center celebrated the commencement of the 25th Class of Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows on July 24th at the Hill Center in Washington, D.C.Fellowship alums, family, friends, supervisors, and staff all gathered for a night of recognition and … Read more

Learning to Work With the Community to Help Best Meet Their Needs: Jade Adia Harvey, Malak Kudaimi, and Baridilo Dube

Jade Adia Harvey, Malak Kudaimi, Baridilo DubeEmerson, Field

From September 2018 to February 2019, Emerson Hunger Fellows Jade Adia Harvey, Malak Kudaimi, and Baridilo Dube were placed in Seattle, Washington. Read on to hear how they worked with local organizations United Way of King County, Northwest Harvest and the University District Food Bank to strengthen the local … Read more

Some Tips on Improving Your Application

Updates

Image: a fountain pen writing on lined paper. Photo by Aaron Burden.  Every day we’re building the movement to end hunger by developing leaders—and we’re encouraged, with every new application cycle for our Zero Hunger Internship, by how many current … Read more

Summer 2019 Zero Hunger Interns Announced

Updates, Zero Hunger

We’re excited to announce the 2019 Cohort of Zero Hunger Summer Interns! These twelve student leaders were selected from a pool of 400 applicants, and all show a remarkable level of initiative and dedication to ending hunger in their communities. Starting in … Read more

Lots of Leaders Everywhere: Tanner Roark

Tanner RoarkLeland, Policy

The last we heard from Tanner Roark he was working with Project Concern International on an evaluation of the Njira Project, a resilience-building initiative in southern Malawi. Now he’s based at their Washington, D.C. offices, continuing work on resilience and agriculture, … Read more

2019 Summer Seminar Series

Zero Hunger

Develop your content knowledge and skills with the Congressional Hunger Center’s 2019 Summer Seminar Series “Ending Hunger at Home” What is the Summer Seminar Series? The 2019 Summer Seminar Series is a program of five learning sessions designed to equip … Read more