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Blog Archive for January 2021

SNAP + College Students, Upcoming trainings, SNAP Coalition mtg schedule, etc

A number of updates and resources below - Including the 2021 SNAP Coalition meeting schedule! 

SNAP and college students 


Governor's FY22 Budget Proposed Budget Cuts and 2021 Anti-Hunger Legislative Priorities


Coalition Meeting on 1/26, Unemployment & SNAP flier, P-EBT Updates

Special SNAP Coalition call info below along with other updates - including a flier on SNAP and unemployment benefits!
Special SNAP Coalition Zoom on Tuesday, 1/26 from 10-11 to cover federal updates!

Health Connector Extends OE to Mar 23, 2021

Extension of Health Connector Open Enrollment 2021

Biden Exec Order, USDA Appointments, 15% SNAP Boost, College Students and More!

What an exciting and emotional week. In the face of of sky high food insecurity, a worsening pandemic, and the scourge of white supremacy in our country - We are very glad to be in this new era and we are deeply optimistic about opportunities for change. Which brings us to...

Jan 21 2021 Updates

Thanks to those of you who attended our Health Care Working Group meeting yesterday.  We promised to pass on links to various updates that we didn't have time to cover during the meeting.

Boston Globe on 15% SNAP Boost, Coalition reminder

Coalition meeting at 10 AM TODAY!

P-EBT and SNAP Policy and Data Updates, Upcoming Trainings on SNAP, Vets and Unemployment

We have a number of updates and a lot of information, below. Next week's SNAP Coalition meeting will be from 10-11:30 on Tuesday, 1/19. Agenda to come!

P-EBT: Oct/Nov P-EBT info/resources and updated list of CEP districts

DTA shared they issued P-EBT on 1/11 for October and November to a group of students who were not included in the 12/30 issuance (because their districts were delayed in getting data to the Department of Early and Secondary Education). 

Deadline TODAY to sign onto public charge letter, SNAP 101 Training!

It has been a very hard and shocking week, and we hope that this weekend you have time away from the news with loved ones.

Health Update Jan 6, 2021

Health Update Jan. 6, 2021