Supporting the Feeding America food banks and their affiliates serving Iowa in their work to ensure that sufficient food is accessible to all.

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Iowa Legislation
The 86th Iowa General Assembly began on January 12, 2015. Take time to get to know the Senators and Representatives serving your area. Let them know that fighting hunger is important to you. Visit this page often for weekly updates and invitations to get involved. View the Iowa Food Bank Association 2015 Legislative One-pager

Federal Legislation
Feeding America is engaged in advocating for a strong federal anti-hunger safety net through the Appropriations process and ensuring programs like TEFAP, CSFP, and WIC have adequate funding to meet the need.

Each year as Appropriations season heats up, we may need your help to ensure these programs are adequately funded, so stay tuned! Take Action Today!

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Des Moines, Iowa (October 5, 2015) – Many Iowans don’t get enough to eat and struggle to put enough food on the table. These Iowans include children, working adults, and older or persons with disabilities who may be eligible for Iowa Food Assistance Program benefits but haven’t yet applied for the program. Beginning today, Iowans can call the new...
This summer, food insecure Iowans will have the opportunity to enjoy fresh produce as nearly 500 dozen ears of corn will be donated to families in need throughout central Iowa. Iowa farmers are taking an active role in helping solve hunger. Jacob and Emily Van Manen of Kellogg,  owners of  J & E’s Delicious Sweet Corn, have stepped up to...

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