We organize community service projects to address poverty in our communities.


We draw attention to hunger and homelessness in order to raise awareness and make these issues a public priority.


We meet people’s immediate needs by raising money to support local agencies that are fighting poverty.


We build public support for real solutions that will bring an end to hunger and homelessness.

Latest News

  • Get Our New Report: “Hunger On Campus”

    Get Our New Report: “Hunger On Campus”

    Today, we’re publishing our new research report, “Hunger On Campus,” on the issue of campus food insecurity. We kept hearing from students about this growing problem on campuses across the country. In order to better understand the issue, we partnered with several other groups to carry out a nationwide survey. We ended up surveying 3,765...
  • Responding to the Louisiana Floods

    Responding to the Louisiana Floods

    Over the past two weeks, Louisiana has been hit by catastrophic flooding, in what is being called the worst natural disaster to strike the U.S. since Hurricane Sandy. Southeast Louisiana was struck by torrential rainfall beginning on August 12th, with some communities receiving more than 20 inches of rain. The storm dropped...
  • 30 Years Since Hands Across America

    30 Years Since Hands Across America

    May 25th marked the 30th anniversary of “Hands Across America,” one of the nation’s largest and most famous actions to end poverty. On this day in 1986, six and a half million people formed a chain called Hands Across America to raise money and awareness about the nation’s hungry and...

The National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness is committed to ending hunger and homelessness by educating, engaging, and training students to directly meet individuals’ immediate needs while advocating for long-term systemic solutions.