Advocating to Fight Hunger & Poverty


AAFB spearheads advocacy and public policy efforts in Arizona and nationwide in collaboration with other organizations whose interests and concerns align themselves with our mission. Be sure to like us on Facebook to get the most current hunger and poverty news and advocacy-related actions of interest to you, our member food banks and those struggling with hunger throughout Arizona:

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AAFB sends periodic email alerts when hunger and poverty related news hits, to keep you apprised of activities at the state and federal levels, including instructions on how you can make a difference. To subscribe, simply send us an email.
Take Action: Contact Your Legislative Officials

  • Call the U.S. House of Representatives at 602-926-3559 or 1-800-352-8404 and the U.S. Senate at 602-926-4221 or 1-800-352-8404 and ask for your elected officials.
  • If you are not sure who your legislators are, visit and enter your address, city, state or zip code right on the home page to find who your Senator and/or Representatives are.  You can also contact them electronically through this site.
  • In Arizona, click here to contact your Arizona state legislators and view current bills
AAFB thanks you for making calls and sending emails and letters. Your voice does make a difference to those struggling with hunger and poverty!

Advocacy Partners

AAFB partners with many different organizations, both local and national, to get the best data and information and advocate for the best policy to benefit our member food banks and the clients they serve.  Below are just some of our valued information and advocacy partners.

National Partners: Arizona Partners: