Hunger Action LA Monthly Meeting - July 25th

Intimidation of the poor is IMMORAL


SSI/SSP Restoration Campaign
Repeated budget cuts to SSI/SSP over the years continue to harm seniors and those with disabilities.  Please join us on a campaign to restore what was lost and make California a golden state for all!

  • Developing the Ask: What do we want?
  • Building Coalitions: Who should we partner with?
  • Executing Strategy: What actions should we take?


Friday July 25 2014
10 am to 12 Noon
Please Note Location: Hunger Action Los Angeles Office
961. S Mariposa Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90006

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First Annual International Week Stop the War on the Poor, July 14-20

Join the SoCal Event
Sunday, July 20th, 12:30-3:30pm
MacArthur Park, 
corner Wilshire & Parkview 
Metro: Westlake/MacArthur Park
All Welcome!  Children’s Activities, Food, Resource info for low income people including on benefits, food security, expungement of criminal records & more.

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New Tweet Stars Leaderboard!

Thank You everyone for supporting us using your Social Media skills. Our Top Tweeters are now showcased on the New Tweet Stars Leaderboard! Let's keep em' rollin' :)

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News Update: June 27, 2014

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Hunger Meetings, Advocacy, Awards +

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Food Prices, Workers, Choices and Waste. Legislative Update +

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News Update: May 8th 2014

May 8th, 2014

There are of course many worthy causes but here are four with groups that we’re working closely with — Please consider giving to them! And save a bit for us

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Peoples Guide Update

English Guides Currently Out of Stock

Hello fellow hunger advocates,

Please Note. We are currently out of the English People's Guide, however, Spanish Peoples Guides are still be available. Thank you for your patience.

-HALA Staff


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News Update: April 17th 2014

A (usually) weekly update on food issues, promoting access to sufficient, affordable, healthy food ---with a focus on campaigns you can become active in! 

April 16, 2014 

1. Market Match Legislation Now in State Assembly

Friends of Hunger Action LA are familiar with the Market Match program, which we’re now operating at 16 markets with the recent addition of Vermont Village, La Cienega, Compton and Valinda (and other areas on the waiting list––we’re not forgetting you, SF Valley!) Newly proposed state legislation could be a huge boost to Market Match not only in LA where HALA and SEE-LA are  doing the program, but all over the state, where 14 other organizations from Bakersfield to Fresno to the Bay to Humboldt are running Market Match (with coordination by The Ecology Center.)

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Anti Poverty Training

A Golden Opportunity for All Californians!
Hunger Action LA Invites You to A Free -Anti-Poverty Advocacy Training

Punishing people living in extreme poverty by
withholding access to food and other assistance

The training will discuss proposed policies designed to help
poor people in California and how you can speak to elected
officials, reporters, and friends & family about them:

  • Lifting the Lifetime Ban on Food Benefits for Non-violent
    Drug Felonies (SB 1029)
  • Restoring the State Supplement Payment (SSP) Cost of Living
    Adjustments (COLA) for seniors and disabled
  • Other proposals to fight poverty and improve access to healthy food.


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