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Get the latest updates on how Project Bread is working to end hunger in Massachusetts.

January 22, 2020

Project Bread opposes the Trump Administration's recent proposal to roll back healthy nutrition guidlines for school meals.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Children and Schools

January 16, 2020

An Act Regarding Breakfast After the Bell passes unanimously in the Senate, following a unanimous House vote in November. Now it heads to the Governor's desk to become a law!

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy

December 16, 2019

The Trump Administration's new rule tightening work requirements for people receiving food benefits will harm 35,000 people in Massachusetts. Who are they?

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Poverty

December 5, 2019

Tightening work requirements and exposing over 35,000 individuals in Massachusetts to termination from SNAP will do nothing but unnecessarily limit the right of each to the food they justly deserve.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, Get Involved, For the Media, Ways to Give

November 20, 2019

An Act Regarding Breakfast After the Bell (S.267/H.4218) was reported out favorably by the House of Representatives!

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy

November 7, 2019

An Act Regarding Breakfast After the Bell (S.267/H.591) was reported out favorably by the Joint Education Committee!

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy

November 5, 2019

Here are four reason why Project Bread is committed to getting Breakfast After the Bell legislation passed in Massachusetts as soon as possible, and what you can do to help!  

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy

September 3, 2019

Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley joined Project Bread on Friday, August 16, 2019, for a visit to two of the 1,100 Summer Eats locations serving free meals to kids and teens in Massachusetts. 

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, News and Events, Children and Schools

August 12, 2019

On August 12, 2019, The Trump Administration released their final version of changes to the "public charge" rule, adding SNAP participation as a consideration against those seeking a green card, an extension or a change to their temporary status in the US.

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, Get Involved, News and Events, For the Media, Donor

June 17, 2019

In the past few years, East Boston has become a new frontier for luxury real estate development, resulting in a sharp spike in cost of living and a rapidly widening income gap. This, exacerbated by a political climate hostile toward immigrants in the U.S. is making it difficult, if not impossible, for many long-time residents of the neighborhood to afford food and other basic needs. 

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Filed under: Informing Public Policy, Get the Facts, News and Events, 50th videos cape, Community Solutions, Poverty, About & History, For the Media, Ways to Give

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