Posted by admin on February 1, 2012
Submitted by admin on Wed, 02/01/2012 - 12:07
CharitySub.org, a new organization/website that strives to take the guesswork out of giving and make donating fun and easy, is featuring the Coalition Against Hunger this month as part of their February focus: hunger in America. Learn more and watch the short video they produced for us by visiting www.charitysub.org.
Posted by bboyd on January 30, 2012
Submitted by bboyd on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 11:16
Directors Lori Silverbush and Kristi Jacobson talk to the LA Times about Finding North, a new documentary exploring the systemic issues of domestic hunger.
An official entry to the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, Finding North includes a cameo from NYCCAH Executive Director Joel Berg!
Click the poster below for the full article.
Posted by bboyd on January 26, 2012
Submitted by bboyd on Thu, 01/26/2012 - 13:12
First Lady Michelle Obama joins Goya Foods in announcing "Mi Plato" Resources for Families
The White House
Office of the First Lady
For Immediate Release
January 26, 2012
Tampa, Florida -
Posted by bboyd on January 4, 2012
Submitted by bboyd on Wed, 01/04/2012 - 16:54
Posted by bboyd on January 3, 2012
Submitted by bboyd on Tue, 01/03/2012 - 10:11
Posted by admin on December 27, 2011
Submitted by admin on Tue, 12/27/2011 - 12:49
Posted by bboyd on December 27, 2011
Submitted by bboyd on Tue, 12/27/2011 - 11:38
A Living Wage, Long Overdue
Published: December 25, 2011
New York City provides hundreds of millions of dollars a year in taxpayer-financed subsidies to private developers. It is only right that the jobs created by those projects pay a decent wage. The Fair Wages for New Yorkers Act, widely known as the living-wage bill, would nudge these employers in the right direction.
Posted by admin on December 12, 2011
Submitted by admin on Mon, 12/12/2011 - 17:34
Posted by bboyd on December 6, 2011
Submitted by bboyd on Tue, 12/06/2011 - 19:32
After striking a deal with Senate Republicans and Assembly Democrats, Governor Cuomo made a major announcement on changes to New York State's tax code.
Click for the OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE.
The result of negotiations ultimately results in a more progressive system, collecting more taxes from higher-income brackets while lowering taxes on the middle class.
Posted by admin on November 23, 2011
Submitted by admin on Wed, 11/23/2011 - 16:46
This morning, Governor Cuomo announed an additional $1 million for regional food banks during this holiday season. Joel Berg, the executive director of the New York City Coalition Against Hunger, supported the Governor's initiative as a step toward addressing increased food insecurity among New Yorkers. Read the official annoucement below.