Foodshare | Hunger is Big. Our Community is Bigger.

Policy & Advocacy

Foodshare is committed to collaborating with community organizations, policy makers, and the broader community to build effective solutions to end hunger. Learn more about our policy work, and check out the options below to lend your voice to our efforts.

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Become an E-Advocate

Sign up to receive action alerts when important issues arise.

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Attend a Conference

Join us at the 2018 Hungry For Change Conference, organized in partnership with Connecticut Food Bank and End Hunger Connecticut! Details to come.

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Share Your Story

Sharing your personal experience with food insecurity is a powerful way to take action. If you or someone you know has experienced hunger, please consider sharing your story.

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Take the SNAP Challenge

Take the SNAP Challenge to learn what it’s like to live on a SNAP budget and share your experience.

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Join a Hunger Action Team

Help create local change in your town or neighborhood by joining a Foodshare Hunger Action Team near you!

Volunteer Spotlights

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Aetna Fills Foodshare with Volunteers

This past summer, 170 Aetna interns from across the country spent an entire day at Foodshare to sort food...

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Walking to a Brighter Future

Every May, Foodshare relies on the support of over 100 volunteers who help at the Annual Foodshare Walk Against Hunger...

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Every Hour Makes a Difference

Foodshare is fortunate to have a number of regular volunteers who continue to come back each week to help make a difference in our community...

Join Our Community

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