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Louisiana Anti-Hunger Day 2021

On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021, Feeding Louisiana brought together anti-hunger advocates from around the state to call attention to The extraordinary levels of food insecurity in Louisiana.

Louisiana Anti-Hunger Day, Part 1

Louisiana Anti-Hunger Day, Part 2

What Can I Do?

Click here to see the Governor's official Proclamation of Louisiana Anti-Hunger Day, 


You can increase your impact by calling on your state legislators to invest in anti-hunger work in Louisiana. We are currently collecting letters on behalf of our emergency food system that will be delivered directly to policymakers over the next few weeks.


You can submit your letter through this Google Form. If you would like submit a personalized letter, you download the attached file, tailor it, and send it to

A Special Thank You to Our Speakers

Claire Babineaux-Fontenot

Feeding America

Erin Brock

Feeding Louisiana

Erica Chomsky Adelson

CultureAID NOLA (New Orleans)

Governor John Bel Edwards

State of Louisiana

Stacey Lancaster

The Purple Lemon (Morgan City)

Korey Patty

Feeding Louisiana

Pastor Sam McKinsey

Pine Hill CME (Haynesville)

Katrina Sproles

Bossier Parish Community College (Shreveport/Bossier City)

Commissioner Mike Strain

Department of Agriculture and Forestry

Jayne Wright Velez

Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana

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