COVID-19 Crisis: Support Robust Relief Package

During the COVID-19 pandemic, food assistance programs are especially critical to protect individuals from hunger. Help us advocate that Congress provide sustained and comprehensive relief to help millions of struggling Americans during this crisis.

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  • Your Senators
  • Your Representative

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Dear [Decision Maker],

I am writing to urge you to pass a COVID-relief bill that provide provides continued and comprehensive nutrition assistance and other relief for millions of people struggling to make ends meet during this crisis. The next COVID-relief bill must provide:

15% increase in SNAP benefits for the duration of the economic downturn

$900 million in TEFAP

Extended and strengthened child nutrition program waiver authority

$543 million in cold storage and transportation capacity

Extended Pandemic-EBT

Additional stimulus checks to continue economic relief

Unemployment insurance benefits

Critical aid to renters, people experiencing homelessness, and households unable to pay utility bills

Extension of the eviction and foreclosure moratoria

Money for small businesses

$350 billion for state, local and territorial governments

Increased Child Tax Credit

14 weeks Paid Sick and Family and Medical Leave

$15 per hour federal minimum wage



Thank you for working to secure the resources our community needs to ensure no one goes hungry during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sincerely,
[Your Name]
[Your Address]
[City, State ZIP]
[Your Email]