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Caring Council

Caring Council of San Diego

Addressing Poverty in the Greater San Diego Community 

First Church has a Caring Council Affiliate Group within the Social Justice Program.

Programs and Activities

Education

Public information in the area of poverty, recently on San Diego County participation in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), otherwise known as Food Stamps.

Witness

Worked with SPIN to develop and get funding for a study of hunger and barriers to SNAP in San Diego County, now published and available on the web site www.caringcouncilsd.org.

Advocacy

Work to increase San Diego County participation in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), otherwise known as Food Stamps.

Leadership

Derek Staats can be reached by phone at (619) 298-4891,

Regular Meeting

Second Monday, 9:00 am, Springfield College

Mission

The Caring Council is a voluntary organization dedicated to building and supporting a movement focused on changing the structures, conditions, and systems that create and maintain poverty.

Leadership

Caring Council
Derek Staats