Guatemala Country Policy Study

In March 2009, the Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows traveled to Guatemala for a Country Policy Study (CPS) to learn firsthand from Guatemalan government officials and policymakers, UN agencies, and non-governmental organizations about food security and prospects for development.

Sustenance Summer 2009

Sustenance, the CHC newsletter, features articles that highlight the work of Emerson and Leland Hunger Fellows’ experiences in the field and during the policy portion of their fellowships. In addition, Sustenance covers CHC staff and partner organizations advocacy efforts and special projects.

Sustenance Fall 2009

Sustenance, the CHC newsletter, features articles that highlight the work of Emerson and Leland Hunger Fellows’ experiences in the field and during the policy portion of their fellowships. In addition, Sustenance covers CHC staff and partner organizations advocacy efforts and special projects.

Annual Report 2009

The Congressional Hunger Center publishes an annual report as a summary of CHC’s yearly activities and to report our fiscal year revenue and expenditures.

Mark Stovell

15th Class, 2008-2009 Field Placement: Vermont Campaign to End Childhood Hunger (Burlington, VT) Mark interviewed local sponsors of the summer food program about their best practices to help increase participation in ruralVermont. He also conducted a price assessment of the … Read more

Christine Tran

15th Class, 2008-2009 Field Placement: Hunger Task Force (Milwaukee, WI) Christine conducted research on “plate waste” in Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) to evaluate student eating habits during Universal Free Breakfast-in-the-Classroom. She also compiled qualitative data from school communities to assess … Read more

Stephany Whitaker

15th Class, 2008-2009 Field Placement: Maryland Food Bank (Baltimore, MD) Stephany examined the relationships between the Maryland Food Bank and network providers to determine the gaps in the state emergency food provision.  Through research and mapping technology, Stephany created a … Read more

Ayanna Williams

15th Class, 2008-2009 Field Placement: Hunger Task Force (Milwaukee, WI) Ayanna worked to make SNAP/food stamp benefits more accessible to low-income residents of Milwaukee County.  She conducted research and identified best practices for improving the speed and quality of the … Read more