The government must do its part. The passage of recent legislation to provide aid and economic relief during this devastating emergency did not include an increase in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps). CalFresh, California’s SNAP, saw a rise in applications in April 2020 up to 126,875 compared to 43,747 in April 2019. Parents with young children are now skipping or cutting back on meals to make ends meet. Click here to learn more: https://www.bread.org/sites/default/files/downloads/covid19-snap-fact-sheet.pdf TAKE ACTION– Click here to contact your members of Congress. It only takes a few minutes to send one message. You don’t need to know separate names and addresses. Just your zip code will automatically send your message to the appropriate members.