Will you do it? From Thursday, October 27th through Thursday, November 3rd, people of faith across the U.S. are taking on a challenge: Live for one week on the average food stamp allotment. People of faith are taking the Food Stamp Challenge to better understand how the program works on a personal level, and to highlight the continued need for and importance of feeding programs to alleviate hunger in the United States.
$31.50 a week.
$4.50 a day.
$1.50 a meal.
Will you do it? Click here to register to take the Food Stamp Challenge, and share this challenge with your faith community, family, and friends.
Grace and Peace,
Director, National Council of Churches Poverty Initiative
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