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Hundreds gather in Sacramento for conference on addressing hunger

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By Yosi Yahoudai
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Hundreds gather in Sacramento for conference on addressing hunger

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Updated: 8:44 PM PDT May 16, 2024

FOR HIS ADVOCACY ON THE CLIMATE WHILE WORKING TO COME UP WITH SOLUTIONS TO HELP EASE HUNGER IN CALIFORNIA COMMUNITIES. MORE THAN 400 PEOPLE WITH FOOD BANKS AS WELL AS ADVOCATES GATHERING IN SACRAMENTO FOR A CONFERENCE ON ADDRESSING HUNGER, THE CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF FOOD BANKS HOSTING THIS EVENT AT THE SAFE CREDIT UNION CONVENTION CENTER. ORGANIZERS SAY WITHIN THE PAST YEAR, A LOT OF PANDEMIC ERA BENEFITS HAVE RUN OUT. THEY’VE EXPIRED, AND THAT’S CAUSING MORE PEOPLE TO HEAD TO FOOD BANKS. WHAT WE’RE LOOKING AT TODAY IS EVERYTHING FROM POLICY SOLUTIONS TO HELP INCREASE RESOURCES AND ACCESS TO FOOD. AS WELL AS COLLABORATING ON THE BEST STRATEGIES FOR OUTREACH IN NEIGHBORHOODS, AND TO LOOKING AT HOW WE CAN SOURCE THE BEST, HIGHEST NUTRITIONAL VALUE. FOODS TO DISTRIBUTE ACROSS CALIFORNIA. ORGANIZERS ARE ALSO HOPING TO CONVINCE LAWMAKERS TO INCREASE THE MINIMUM CAL FRESH ALLOTMENT. RIGHT NOW, IT’S $23, THE

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Hundreds gather in Sacramento for conference on addressing hunger

KCRA logo

Updated: 8:44 PM PDT May 16, 2024

The California Association of Food Banks hosted a conference on addressing hunger in California communities on Thursday.Find out more in the video player above.

The California Association of Food Banks hosted a conference on addressing hunger in California communities on Thursday.

Find out more in the video player above.

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.