News & Events

  • Round Up Will Help to End Hunger

    Sometimes you have to be bold to make important things happen! That’s what Fred Meyer is doing with Zero Hunger / Zero Waste (https://www.thekrogerco.com/), an initiative to end hunger in the communities that Fred Meyer calls home and eliminate waste across the company by 2025. You can help Fred Meyer me..

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  • Stand up for Senior Citizens

    Before Sheryl moved to Alaska she was a civil rights activist in Chattanooga, Tennessee (she even marched with Martin Luther King Jr during the civil rights movement!). She moved to Anchorage with her family in 1976 for a fresh start far away from the threat she felt in her Tennessee neighborhood. ..

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  • Help Stop the Proposed Cuts to Senior Benefits

    Daniel is an Alaskan senior who relies on the support from the Senior Benefits Program and other supplemental programs to get by. Daniel came to Alaska in 1972 from Chicago to seek opportunity in Nome, Alaska and has lived in the state ever since. He has worked various seasonal jobs, including as an ice roa..

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  • FBA statement on final farm bill agreement.

    Statement from Jim Baldwin, CEO “After two years of consideration, both the House and Senate have passed a Farm Bill – important legislation that governs many key nutrition programs. The 2018 Farm Bill protects funding to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), our nation’s most effective a..

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