Project teams

 

  • EMPTY BOWLS -
    annual fundraiser
  • GRANTS - for those fighting to prevent hunger & poverty.

Links

links for hppp Local, State and National links for hunger and poverty prevention, let a member know if we should add others.

Local Links

Central Wisconsin Farmshed - strengthening the local food economy

Portage County Literacy Council - "National studies show that low literacy skills are closely connected to poverty.  PCLC provides free basic math and English literacy education to adults through tutoring, classes and computer-based learning." Please contact them via phone at: (715) 345-5341

Stevens Point Housing Authority (affordable housing in Stevens Point, WI) - call 715-341-3444 or visit them at 1300 Briggs Court Stevens Point, WI  54481 - NEW Office Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 8:00 am - 4:00 pm & Fridays – 8:00 am - Noon

ACCESS is a quick and easy way for people in Wisconsin to get answers to questions about health and nutrition programs.

Are you eligible? for FoodShare, BadgerCare, Medicaid , SeniorCare, and other programs.
Apply online
for FoodShare and Medicaid (including BadgerCare Plus and the Family Planning Services Program). Check the status of your benefits. Or report a change to your local agency.

State and Nationwide Links

Project Fresh Start (do you know someone in need of school supplies?) - call United Way's 2-1-1 for more information

Local Harvest - listings of farmers markets, grocery stores, restaurants, CSA's, and farms (searchable by zip code or city, State)

ONE - is Americans of all beliefs and every walk of life - united as ONE - to help make poverty history.