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Join the student movement to end poverty

Service

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

Education

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

Fundraising

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

Advocacy

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...
  • Flint Needs Your Help

    Flint Needs Your Help

    The city of Flint, Michigan, is in a state of crisis. For more than a year, the city’s water has been dangerously contaminated, leading to nationwide outrage. The problem begin in April 2014, when in an attempt to save money the city switched from drinking water provided by the city...
  • Welcome to H&H Awareness Week!

    Welcome to H&H Awareness Week!

    Every year during the week before Thanksgiving, we hold National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. This year, more than 500 campuses and communities will participate!
  • Toolkit for Campus Food Pantries

    Toolkit for Campus Food Pantries

    Hunger is a reality everywhere – even on college campuses. Students who are fighting campus hunger now have a new resource – our friends at the Student Government Resource Center have published a new guide on how to set up a campus food pantry.

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.