A Network of New Yorkers Working To End Hunger

Hunger Action Network of New York State was founded in 1982 as a membership organization representing emergency food providers and other concerned individuals and organizations sharing the common goal of ending hunger and its root causes, including poverty.  Our policy work is driven by the will of our members and our approach is a combination of grassroots organizing and public policy research, education and advocacy.

2017 Annual Conference

Federal Advocacy: Trump Budget


2017 Annual Conference

September 11 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

NYS Budget Includes Farm To Food Bank Bill

The Farm to Food Bank bill gives tax credits of up to $5,000 to New York farmers who donate fresh produce to emergency food programs.

August 8th, 2017|

Last minute legislation would close stolen wages loophole

ALBANY – A wage theft law is on the books in New York State, but there is an effort to close a loophole that allows

June 27th, 2017|


Faces of Hunger:Rob Schwartz

Remembering Rob Schwartz

Rob Schwartz, a long time Hunger Action Network board member, died after a very brief illness early last year. He