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News - January 6, 2023

Ecumenical Hunger Program offers new hope to struggling families

by Ellen Izuka

For many years Ecumenical Hunger Program (EHP) offered a modest financial assistance program to low-income families requesting help with paying for an unexpected bill or emergency. When COVID-19 hit our community, the need for financial assistance skyrocketed due to loss of employment and/or illness. Our families barely had time to recover before rising inflation made living in our community almost impossible with some falling into deeper and deeper debt. What could EHP do for these families?

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Ellen Izuka is a development associate for Ecumenical Hunger Program.


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