Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Presbyterian Hunger Program Invites You to Partiicipate in Food Week of Action, Oct. 12-19

The Presbyterian Hunger Program invites you to participate in The Food Week of Action – Sunday Oct. 12 through Sunday Oct. 19. The list of activities includes World Food Day (October 16), the International Day for Rural Women (October 15), and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (October 17). To assist participants, organizers provide you with resources for priority action, worship and more.

Here is how the week unfolds:

Sunday, October 12
World Communion Sunday ~ Register for the Monday, Oct. 13 webinar on the Future of Food:

Monday, October 13 
Support Fair Trade and defeat the undemocratic Fast Track

Tuesday, October 14
CIW Action Day Encourage the fast-food holdout to do the right think!

Wednesday, October 15
International Day for Rural Women ~ Learn how the United Nations is supporting economic empowerment of rural women

Thursday, October 16
World Food Day ~ Push for strong EPA Farmworker Protection Standards

Friday, October 17
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty ~ Help end land grabs

Saturday,October 18
Minimum Wage Act ~ Livable wages for restaurant and fast food workers

Sunday, October 19
Climate Justice - Educate yourself and others  and join the Climate Justice movement 

Join the Event on Facebook

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