#WitnessesToHunger at #CBCFALC2017: Fighting Poverty, Building Economic Security

For September’s #WitnessesChat, Witnesses to Hunger members Kim Hart of Witnesses to Hunger: New Haven and Tianna Gaines-Turner of Witnesses to Hunger: Philadelphia presented at “Fighting Poverty, Building Economic Security,” a panel presentation at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference in Washington D.C.

Watch the video below to hear Kim discuss her experiences living with a criminal record and its impact on her employment options, healthcare legislation, grassroots activism, and food insecurity in the US, and then take part in the ongoing conversation on Twitter under the tag #WitnessesChat.