ANTI-HUNGER EDUCATION AND ORGANIZING: HALA works with low-income people, nonprofit organizations, and concerned residents to educate public officials about anti-hunger legislation. HALA also conducts presentations and training on hunger and nutrition for various college audiences, reaching 2,000 people annually. HALA also organizes the LA Produces coalition advocating for county funding of healthy food incentives.
CalFreshENROLLMENT: HALA staff help enroll low-income individuals and families into CalFresh.
HALA staff are leading the work to reach populations who may not qualify for or are underserved by CalFresh including but not limited to:
1. immigrant communities
2. the unhoused
3. formerly incarcerated community members