Solving for food insecurity demands innovative, place-based strategies. This white paper builds the case for investing in local food systems to combat food insecurity and hunger. The paper provides a brief overview of food insecurity in the United States, details … Read more
Duke University | Cultural Anthropology
With National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International, Katie will help the resilience team document key project accomplishments and will join the advocacy and communications team to advocate cooperative priorities.
Guilford College | Political Science
Working at National Farm to School Network, Jacquelyn will support the launch of a campaign for a federal local food purchasing initiative and support NFSN’s advocacy efforts.
Cottey College | International Business & International Relations
With the Congressional Hunger Center, Chido will work with the Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellowship program team by supporting the daily function of the program, analyzing program surveys and participant feedback, and developing a comprehensive program calendar.
University of Tennessee | Political Science & Africana Studies
Working with Oxfam America, Gabriella will support research related to Oxfam’s agriculture and food security policy and work with the government affairs team to represent key priorities for the food systems team.
Iowa State University | Agricultural Communications & International Agriculture
With World Food Program USA, Madeline will support the public policy team’s communication projects focused on U.S. government food security programs.
Georgia College & State University | Psychology & Economics
With Bread for the World, Kendyl will work with the government relations and organizing departments to mobilize Bread’s grassroots network on their annual campaign priorities, including Bread’s global nutrition campaign.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | Public Policy
With Congressional Hunger Center, Alicia will support the development team by researching grant opportunities, developing relationships with new donors, and supporting the Hunger Center’s Hunger Leadership Awards.
Davidson College | Political Science & Philosophy
With the Alliance to End Hunger, Sam will support the youth advocacy initiative which provides education and tools to allow youth to go deeper than service and engage in advocacy against hunger.
Texas Christian University | Nutrition
With Food Recovery Network, Josie will develop a student advocacy guide to help fight student food insecurity.
University of North Carolina at Charlotte | French, German, & International Studies
With International Food Policy Research Institute, Maria will support the media team as they produce and disseminate materials that communicate research on critical development issues.
Northwestern University | Economics & Psychology
With the Congressional Hunger Center, Hui Ling will work with the Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship Program Team by supporting the daily function of the program, building out an online learning platform, and researching new partners.