What We Do

At the Texas Hunger Initiative, we work at the federal, state and local level to bridge the gap between the resources that exist and the people that need them most. Our research informs our policy and advocacy work, which in turn informs our community engagement and outreach, and the effectiveness of our community engagement is continuously evaluated by our research. Our current work includes addressing childhood hunger year-round, increasing access to benefits and resources and fostering collaboration in local communities. Our current community engagement focuses include: