Government Relations

  • Regional Organizer, Staff

    Lucretia Rodgers

    Project Manager for Government Relations and Organizing

    Contact Lucretia at 202-639-9400

  • Leadership

    Heather Valentine

    Director of Government Relations

    Heather leads Bread's work in developing and articulating positions on public policy, legislative goals, and lobbying strategies for achieving its goals with Congress and the administration.

  • Staff

    Jane Adams

    Domestic Policy Analyst

    Contact Jane at 202-639-9400

  • Staff

    Jordan Bakke

    Art Simon Fellow

  • Staff

    Wubshet Loha

    Senior Global Nutrition Policy Analyst

    Contact Wubshet at 202-639-9400

  • Staff

    Christine Meléndez Ashley

    Deputy Director for Government Relations

    Contact Christine at 202-639-9400

  • Staff

    Ryan Quinn

    Senior International Policy Analyst

    Contact Ryan at 202-639-9400

  • Regional Organizer, Staff

    Lucretia Rodgers

    Project Manager for Government Relations and Organizing

    Contact Lucretia at 202-639-9400

Tools
from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this year, almost 100 church leaders—from all the families of U.S. Christianity—are...

  • In Times Like These … A Pan-African Christian Devotional for Public Policy Engagement

    This devotional guide invites deepened relationship with and among Pan-Af­rican people and elected leaders in the mission to end hunger and poverty.

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the Bread for the World members who have come this morning.

    Bruce Puckett urged...

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Community

Advocacy Summit

June 21, 2019

Insight

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