Notes from the Collaborative Policy Committee Meeting 2.21.23
The Food Pantries for the Capital District and 𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙖𝙣𝙘𝙚 𝙛𝙤𝙧 𝙖 𝙃𝙪𝙣𝙜𝙚𝙧 𝙁𝙧𝙚𝙚 𝙉𝙚𝙬 𝙔𝙤𝙧𝙠 are concerned about upcoming SNAP decreases and anticipated increases for food pantry services. Please join us to share your current anti-hunger advocacy efforts and opportunities for collaboration.
I̲n̲f̲o̲r̲m̲a̲t̲i̲o̲n̲: From Hunger Solutions New York – their website is very helpful for understanding the EAs, including how people can determine how much their benefit amount will change:
A̲c̲t̲i̲o̲n̲: Share information with your community so people who are seeing their benefits reduced know where to get food pantry assistance: NYS Food Connect Map