“Building Capacity for Food Pantries”

Methany Eltigani of the 26th Class of Emerson National Hunger Fellows presents “Building Capacity for Food Pantries” at the Rayburn House Office Building on Friday, 2/28/2020. Methany completed her field work with Community Food Bank of Central Alabama in Birmingham, … Read more

“Alabama Counts: The Importance of the 2020 Census”

Jarvis Benson of the 26th Class of Emerson National Hunger Fellows presents “Alabama Counts: The Importance of the 2020 Census” at the Rayburn House Office Building on Friday, 2/28/2020. Jarvis completed his field work with Alabama Possible in Birmingham, Alabama.

Alabama Possible

Alabama Possible is a statewide nonprofit organization that removes barriers to prosperity in Alabama through education, collaboration, and advocacy. Our … Read more

Paige Milson

Paige grew up in Yorktown, Texas and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2018 with a B.S. in public health, a certificate in environmental sustainability, a minor in geography, and a concentration in biostatistics and health informatics. Most recently, she worked at Foundation Communities, a nonprofit that … Read more

Jeremy Arnold

Jeremy grew up in Charleston, West Virginia, before attending Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri, as a Founder’s Scholar. He earned a BBA in nonprofit business & social enterprise and a BA in intercultural studies. During his time in undergrad, Jeremy served as the director of a student service organization responsible … Read more

Michael Simmons

2nd Class, 1995-1996 Field Placement: Alabama Coalition Against Hunger (Auburn, AL) Policy Placement: Congressional Hunger Center (Washington, DC)  

Julie Dennehy

2nd Class, 1995-1996 Field Placement: Alabama Coalition Against Hunger (Auburn, AL) Policy Placement: Christian Children’s Fund (Washington, DC)  

Mark Kennedy

1st Class, 1994-1995 Field Placement: Alabama Coalition Against Hunger (Auburn, AL) Policy Placement: Food Research and Action Center (Washington, DC)