Montgomery County families are too often faced with unhealthy options at restaurants, with kids' menu items high in calories, sodium, fat, and sugar. Tell the Montgomery County Council to pass legislation to give us the option to eat healthier!
The District of Columbia has the highest rate of food insecurity among older adults in the nation. Urge the DC City Council to set a public hearing on the No Senior Hungry bill!
The Build Back Better Act will expand access to free school meals and provide additional food assistance in the summer months to children. It also includes $250 million to help schools support healthier meals as well as $30 million to improve school kitchens. What's more, this critical legislation expands the child tax credit. Now that the U.S. House has passed the Build Back Better Act, it moves on to the U.S. Senate. Please tell your senators to vote YES.
Congress is taking up the American Families Plan—legislation that will impact 30 million children who receive breakfast and lunch from school. We must ensure school meals remain free for all students. Please take action today.