HUNGER ACTION NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

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.

Help End Wage Theft

Let’s pass the SWEAT Bill

SWEAT stands for Securing Wages Earned Against Theft. The SWEAT coakition is working to get legislation that’ll enable workers to recover the hard-earned pay that exploitative businesses owe them.

The system is broken, and it’s up to us to fix it. You can bet that businesses that profit from this aren’t going to fix it for