Archive | March, 2016

2016 Legislative Update

State Policy and the Colorado General Assembly Last week, six of Colorado’s most powerful members of the state legislature voted unanimously to help fix food stamps! Hunger Free Colorado’s top priority this legislative session is fixing food stamps across the state. In partnership with Republicans and Democrats in both the State House and the State […]

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Sharing stories, experiences during “Hungry for Change: Day at the Capitol”

We hosted our first “Hungry for Change: Day at the Capitol” on March 18, 2016. Even with the inclement weather, more than 70 advocates came to the Colorado State Capitol to bring more attention to the prevalence and impacts of hunger in their districts and across the state.     Rep. Dominick Moreno (D-Commerce City) […]

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Hunger Free Colorado CEO receives national anti-hunger advocacy leadership award

Kathy Underhill, CEO for Hunger Free Colorado, was recognized with a national anti-hunger advocacy leadership award earlier this week. The “Dr. Raymond Wheeler/ Senator Paul Wellstone Anti-Hunger Advocacy Leadership Award” was presented by the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) during the 2016 National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference, hosted jointly with Feeding America in Washington, D.C. […]

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