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Established by a group of students at UCLA in 2010, Swipe Out Hunger is the leading nonprofit ending college student hunger. Based in Los Angeles, our full time team of seven works with students and campus administrators nationwide to implement common-sense solutions to end… Read More

Jun 7, 2021 0 comments

Transact Partners with Swipe Out Hunger to Address College Student Food Insecurity

Transact to Share Swipe Out Hunger Information, Donate Meals at National, Regional, and Virtual ‘Food for Thought’ Events (Phoenix, AZ) — Today, Transact, the leader in innovative payment solutions for a connected campus, and Swipe Out Hunger, the leading nonprofit addressing hunger among college… Read More

May 26, 2021 0 comments

Announcing the Nachman Justice Award

When I began building the Swipe Out Hunger national team, I knew I had to hire someone capable of growing a small idea into a nationwide movement– and friends, I got just that and so much more in our former Vice President of Programs, Marissa Nachman (pictured… Read More

Apr 20, 2021 0 comments

The Power of Community: Recap on Swipe Session Series

What’s the best way to learn? In community. To share the wealth of knowledge about sustainable food security resources for college students with our network, we launched our Swipe Session series! These monthly meetings bring together our nationwide community to… Read More

Mar 9, 2021 0 comments

Maryland Could Become Just Third State to Establish Fund Against College Food Insecurity

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — In one of the richest states in the country, nearly 100,000 Maryland college students were fighting food insecurity even before the pandemic added more financial strain. State Sen. Mary Washington is presenting the Hunger-Free Campus Act to the Education, Health, &… Read More

Feb 19, 2021 0 comments

Swipe Out Hunger Testifies before California Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education Finance

Emily Hinton is the Policy Fellow at Swipe Out Hunger. Emily Hinton is the Policy Fellow at Swipe Out Hunger, where she assists with research and analysis around anti-hunger policies and legislation. In early February, Emily submitted this written testimony to the California Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education… Read More

Jan 25, 2021 0 comments

CampusWorks’ Partnership with Swipe Out Hunger Provides More Than 15,000 Hot Meals to College Students During Pandemic

Bradenton, FL – CampusWorks, a strategic higher education consulting firm, recently became the first company to partner with Swipe Out Hunger, a leading nonprofit dedicated to combating hunger among college students, to launch a community fundraising campaign that will provide hot dining hall meals… Read More

Jan 5, 2021 0 comments

Surviving The Economic Storm With A Pool Noodle

Even before the pandemic, one in three college students in this country experienced food insecurity and nearly one in five experienced housing insecurity or homelessness. Economic inequality prior to the pandemic combined with the COVID-19 crisis has left our nation’s college students with record high… Read More

Dec 9, 2020 0 comments

New Survey Reveals One-Third of College Students Have Missed a Meal at Least Once a Week Since The Pandemic

In partnership with Chegg, Swipe Out Hunger, and Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation, findings of this new report suggest college students are experiencing increased levels of food insecurity, job loss, and financial stress read the… Read More

Nov 18, 2020 0 comments

Sodexo and Swipe Out Hunger Expand Program for Students Experiencing Food Insecurity to 100 U.S. Campuses

Gaithersburg, Md. – One in three college students face food insecurity each year. With the financial strain on families combined with physical and emotional stress caused by the pandemic, student food insecurity has increased by 14 percent. Following a successful pilot program, which… Read More

Jul 16, 2021 0 comments

Media Recognition

An unimaginable choice for college students: food or textbooks | OpinionPhiladelphia InquirerA bill in front of state legislators would enable colleges to provide direct financial assistance to students facing food insecurity.5 New Realities to Know About College Hunger | OpinionInside Higher EdThe… Read More

May 11, 2021 0 comments

EDU Vendor Stars Partners with Swipe Out Hunger

EDU Vendor Stars is an online forum where college and university staff can search for vendor partners and find ratings and reviews of companies providing services for any aspect of the higher education enterprise. They empower campus personnel with the… Read More