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May 16, 2013
Partner Highlight: The Advocacy Intake Center
Every Tuesday, the Faith Based Collaborative Outreach Group and the CAFB’s SNAP outreach team join forces at the Advocacy Intake Center located at Carrollton Elementary School.
December 18, 2012
‘Tis the Season to Support SNAP
As generosity abounds during the holiday season, let us not forget to support the programs that are helping people every day of the year
November 9, 2012
Moving Forward After the Election
What happens now in the White House and in Congress?
November 5, 2012
How to Apply for Replacement SNAP Benefits
Families and individuals who were set back by Hurricane Sandy and currently receive SNAP benefits may be eligible for replacement SNAP benefits.
October 22, 2012
Maryland Anti-Hunger Conference Stresses Call to Action
The October 16 conference focused on food access as well as nutrition and outreach strategies.
August 27, 2012
SNAP Reform: Policy Options Cont.
The Capital Area Food Bank concludes its SNAP reform series by discussing incentives and educational options.
August 24, 2012
SNAP Reform: Policy Options
The Capital Area Food Bank continues its on-going discussion on SNAP reform – ways to help the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program encourage healthy eating among program participants.
August 22, 2012
Does SNAP Need to Be Reformed?
Meaningful SNAP reform could result in a program that not only feeds hungry Americans, but one that actually improves their diets and overall health.
August 7, 2012
Virginia Staggers SNAP Benefits
The Office of Virginia Department of Social Services announced that beginning in September, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will begin staggering its monthly benefits over the course of 2-5 days.
August 2, 2012
A Snapshot About the Impact of SNAP
Food Stamp fraud rhetoric overlooks SNAP's effectiveness and efficiency rate among safety net programs.