News & Events

  • Help Stop the Proposed Cuts to Senior Benefits

    Senior citizens are one of the fastest growing and most vulnerable of populations we serve. Without the support of the Senior Benefits Program, many senior citizens will face greater barriers accessing nutritional food, transportation, and necessary medical care. The Governor's proposed budget includes eliminating fundi..

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  • CANstruction 2019

    What is CANstruction? Taking place at the Dimond Mall from March 23-31st during mall hours. CANstruction, Inc. (https://canstruction.org/) is a national charity of the design and construction industry created by the Society for Design Administration in 1992. For millions (about 1 in 7), each day begins a..

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  • Act Now on the ABAWD Rule

    Action Needed: Submit your comment in opposition to the newly proposed ABAWD Rule to USDA by April 2nd, 2019 The Administration has proposed a new rule to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) that would limit food benefits for unemployed and underemployed people who are unable to document enough..

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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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