Resource Library

  • Many people who are at risk of hunger have jobs—even more than one—and work hard just to get by and put food on the table for their families. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    Analysis: The BRIDGE (Bar Removal of Individuals who Dream and Grow our Economy) Act

    January 26, 2017

    The United States is a nation of immigrants. Throughout its history, people have moved here from all over the world and have contributed to their communities and our national life. Today, as in the past, immigrants...

  • Many people who are at risk of hunger have jobs—even more than one—and work hard just to get by and put food on the table for their families. Photo: Joe Molieri / Bread for the World

    Análisis Legislativo: La Ley BRIDGE (Alto a Deportación de Soñadores y que Ayudan a Crecer Nuestra Economía)

    January 26, 2017

    Estados Unidos es una nación de inmigrantes. A lo largo de su historia, ha venido gente de todo el mundo, y han contribuido a sus comunidades y a la vida nacional. Hoy en día, tal como en el pasado, los inmigrantes...

  • Hunger Report 2017: Fragile Environments, Resilient Communities

    Fragile States

    November 21, 2016

    Fragile Environments, Resilient Communities explains how state fragility stands in the way of ending hunger and extreme poverty.

  • El Hambre y la Pobreza en la Comunidad Hispana

    October 24, 2016

    Esta ficha informativa resume el estado del hambre en la comunidad hispana de los Estados Unidos. Se basa en las cifras del 2014 (último año con información completa disponible) de la Oficina del Censo de los Estados...

  • Bread Newsletter October 2016

    October 1, 2016

    In this issue: Bread Continues to Seek its Issues in Debates, on Campaign Trail; Bread, Other Groups Petition Clinton and Trump Campaigns and Debate Moderator; U.S. Hunger Rates Drop, New Fact Sheet on Figures; Faith...

  • Play bingo while you watch the presidential and vice presidential debates! Graphic by Doug Puller / Bread for the World

    Bingo card for the presidential and vice presidential debates

    September 23, 2016

    Play bingo while you watch the presidential and vice presidential debates!

    We want to elect leaders who make ending hunger...

  • Mass Incarceration and Over-Policing Fact Sheet

    September 21, 2016

    Official title: Mass Incarceration and Over-Policing are Hunger Issues

    Produced in September 2016

    This fact sheet explains how mass incarceration and over-policing are related to hunger. People leaving...

  • Hunger and Poverty in the Latino Community

    September 15, 2016

    Produced in September 2016

    This fact sheet looks at the prevalence of hunger and poverty in the United States among Latinos. This is one of the groups that Bread for the World recognizes as being especially...

  • Churches and the Elections

    September 15, 2016

    A list of nine things churches, their leaders, and members can do to be involved during the 2016 campaigns for Congress and the presidency. All items are geared toward electing members of Congress and a president...

  • Hunger by the Numbers (2016)

    September 12, 2016

    Produced in September 2016

    This fact sheet summarizes the state of hunger in the United States. It is based on 2015 figures (the latest available) from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for hunger security in...

  • Bread Newsletter September 2016

    September 1, 2016

    In this issue: 9 Ways Your Church Can Participate in the Elections; On Faith: Justice and Peace Inform the Mission Focus of Hunger and Poverty for Orthodox Christians; El Camino de Inmigrante/The...

  • Bread Newsletter (print/mailed edition) Sept-Oct 2016

    September 1, 2016

    In this issue: 2016 Elections: Bread for the World Members Urge Candidates to Address Hunger; Churches Make Plans for Bread for the World Sunday; Thanks to You, Food Reaches Drought Victims and...

  • Social Media Kit for #IVote2EndHunger Campaign

    August 24, 2016

    Provides simple instructions and tips within the four ways you can make hunger and poverty issues in the 2016 campaigns through social media.

    Designed for a person who is already active online and using social...

  • El hambre y la pobreza en las comunidades de inmigrantes

    August 18, 2016

    Producida en agosto de 2016

    Esta ficha informativa abarca la prevalencia de hambre y pobreza en Estados Unidos entre los inmigrantes, especialmente aquellos sin documentación. Éste es uno de los grupos que...

  • Hunger and Poverty Among Immigrants

    August 16, 2016

    Produced in August 2016

    This fact sheet looks at the prevalence of hunger and poverty in the United States among immigrants, especially immigrants without documentation. This is one of the groups that Bread...

  • Measuring Progress on Hunger and Extreme Poverty

    August 2, 2016

    Bread for the World’s mission is to build the political will to end hunger both in the United States and around the world. From 2000 to 2015, an essential part of fulfilling our mission at the global level was...

  • Bread Newsletter August 2016

    August 1, 2016

    In this issue: Will You Vote to End Hunger? Will You Engage the Candidates First? A Letter from Bread’s President on Recent Legislative Victories; Policy Focus: How a Trio of Congressional Actions...

  • Remarks by Bread for the World President Rev. David Beckmann at the 2016 Democratic National Convention

    July 27, 2016

    Download remarks by Rev. David Beckmann to the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

    Bread for the World President Rev. David Beckmann spoke to faith activists and delegates at...

  • Graphic by Doug Puller/Bread for the World

    2016 Election Memes

    July 12, 2016

    Memes (internet/social media graphics), like the one at left, with themes that address:

    • hunger
    • poverty
    • the role of government in addressing hunger and poverty
    • hunger/poverty-
    • ...
  • Bread Newsletter (print/mailed edition) July-Aug 2016

    July 1, 2016

    In this issue: Thanks to You, Congress Passes Two Historic Bills; A Life’s Work of Guaranteeing People’s Right to Food; Your Voice is Heard on Capitol Hill; Catholic Parishes Work Together to Write 3...