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Completing the Count: Why Supporting the Census Matters

2019-06-28T20:37:09+00:0027 Jun, 2019|Advocacy, CalFresh, Uncategorized|

Every ten years, the U.S. Constitution mandates that we as a country come together - as one US Census Bureau representative called it - “for a big family portrait.” The purpose of this snapshot is to have an accurate count

Working to Strengthen SNAP

2019-02-15T17:48:38+00:005 Jun, 2018|Advocacy, CalFresh, News, Uncategorized|

We can’t end hunger without ending poverty and inequity – which is why our advocacy team works at all levels of government to strengthen and expand programs that benefit low-income households. CalFresh — known nationally as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance

Why We Celebrate & Support Older Americans

2019-04-22T16:00:50+00:0018 May, 2018|Advocacy, Agencies, News|

Every day, older Americans – a quickly growing population – help make Alameda County a vibrant place to live. They are working, volunteering, mentoring, learning, and leading. Every day, older adults share their wisdom and experience with future generations, and