Human Services

Hunger Action Los Angeles

  • Los Angeles, CA
  • www.hungeractionla.org

Mission Statement

Hunger Action LA's mission is to end hunger and promote healthy eating in LA County using public policy advocacy, education and appropriate direct service

Main Programs

  1. Hunger Action LA Membership
  2. Veggie Vouchers
  3. SNAP Outreach
Service Areas

Self-reported

California

Hunger Action LA works with organizations and individuals in LA County, especially in Koreatown, Hollywood, South LA, East LA, and downtown

ruling year

2007

Principal Officer since 2006

Self-reported

Frank Tamborello

Keywords

Self-reported

hunger

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EIN

20-5142259

 Number

1904027175

Physical Address

961 S Mariposa Avenue Unit 205

Los Angeles, CA 90006

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (P01)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (K01)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Hunger Action LA Membership

HALA members including low income people and people working at organizations fighting poverty, meet monthly to discuss policy issues about hunger, poverty and nutrition.They act upon their decisions in educating policymakers about ways to alleviate hunger.

Category

Food, Agriculture & Nutrition

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Budget

$15,000.00

Program 2

Veggie Vouchers

With funding from Roots of Change and the California Dept. of Food and Agriculture, HALA works with certified farmers' markets in LA County to make fresh fruits and vegetables affordable for low income families, seniors and the disabled through the Veggie Voucher program.

Category

Food, Agriculture & Nutrition

Population(s) Served

Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens

Budget

$43,000.00

Program 3

SNAP Outreach

Trainings to potentially eligible individuals and nonprofit staff on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, how to qualify and how to use benefits for healthy food purchases

Category

Food, Agriculture & Nutrition

Population(s) Served

Adults

Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens

Ethnic/Racial Minorities -- General

Budget

$25,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

California

Hunger Action LA works with organizations and individuals in LA County, especially in Koreatown, Hollywood, South LA, East LA, and downtown

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Hunger Action Los Angeles Inc.
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Hunger Action Los Angeles

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Principal Officer

Frank Tamborello

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Matthew Sharp

California Food Policy Advocates

Term: Jan 2010 - Dec 2010

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