Small Church, Big Impact: Nine Years of Fighting Hunger in Washington, NC

This guest post was written by Rick Kearney, Stop Hunger Now, Program Director When I was a kid, I remember learning the the little chant and hand motions, “This is the church, this is the steeple, open the doors, see all the people.” On a recent Sunday in May, I lived out that little rhyme. […]

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Stop Hunger Now Names Chief Marketing Officer

Tom Barbitta to Lead Branding Initiative at Global Nonprofit (Raleigh, NC, 5/19/2016) – Stop Hunger Now has named Tom Barbitta as Chief Marketing Officer. Barbitta will oversee the evolution of the Stop Hunger Now global brand platform and contribute to the strategic plan in its mission to end hunger. Barbitta will report to CEO Rod Brooks. […]

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Innovative School Feeding Initiative, Disaster Relief Distributed Thanks to Grant

Every day, about 2,500 children in seven schools across Northern Haiti receive a fortified peanut butter snack thanks to a generous grant from Astellas Pharma, U.S. These peanut butter sachets, called Vita Mamba, contain nearly as many micronutrients and as much protein as a Stop Hunger Now meal. For schools that do not have the […]

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Stop Hunger Now Affiliate Acts Quickly to Provide Ecuador Earthquake Relief

When a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador in late April, our Stop Hunger Now affiliate in Peru responded immediately by delivering more than 15,000 meals to families who lost their homes in Manta, Ecuador. As of May 3, the World Food Program estimates that 105,710 people in Ecuador have received emergency food assistance.  Stop Hunger […]

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Resilient Mother Expresses Heartfelt Gratitude, Demonstrates the Impact of our International Affiliates

After being abandoned by her husband who was ashamed of fathering girls and unwilling to pay their future dowries, Shireen Tabrez is raising five children by herself in Bangalore, India. Shireen earns $3 per day working as a housekeeper, the majority of which is spent on sending her daughters to school. Despite economic and social […]

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Stop Hunger Now Celebrates 1 Million Meal Milestone With Oklahoma Church

Church of the Servant Packages Their One Millionth Meal to Fight Global Hunger (Oklahoma City, OK, 5/1/2016) – After six years of packaging meals to fight world hunger, Church of the Servant in Oklahoma City is reaching a milestone: one million meals packaged to fight global hunger. On May 1, one thousand Church of the […]

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Stop Hunger Now and Local Volunteers Hold 24-hour Meal Packaging Marathon to Fight World Hunger

Over 800 West Chester Residents Scheduled to Package 120,000 Meals (West Chester, PA, 4/29/16) – More than 800 residents of the West Chester community are teaming up with Stop Hunger Now in a unique 24-hour meal packaging marathon. Starting at 4 pm on April 29th at First Presbyterian Church, volunteers will assemble 120,000 meals for […]

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Providing Relief to Syrian Refugees in Crisis

Many volunteers are asking: How is Stop Hunger Now responding to the refugee crisis in Europe? We have a team of specialists on staff who work with partners around the world to determine how, where, when, and if we are able to deliver food and medical supplies to refugees across the globe. “While the US […]

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Stop Hunger Celebrates New York Opening with April 7 Grand Opening Event

Residents in and around the New York and New Jersey metropolitan area now have a hands-on way to help end world hunger.  In an effort to grow the movement to end hunger and engage more volunteers, Stop Hunger Now celebrated the opening of a new location with a ribbon-cutting and grand opening event on April […]

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Stop Hunger Now Meals Dodge Gunfire, Checkpoints, Snipers in War-Torn Ukraine

Gunfire. Rocket launches. Snipers. Have you ever wondered what it’s like when our meals arrive in war-torn countries, or how and if they arrive safely? Places like Ukraine, where those left behind after war and devastation have no heat, no money and no food? Nicole Dewberry from Raleigh, North Carolina can tell you exactly what […]

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5 Things You Can Do in 2016 to Help End World Hunger

Do you believe it’s possible to end world hunger by the year 2030?  We do. Our volunteers do. Our partners do. And in fact, the United Nations targeted “zero hunger” as one of its top Global Goals. Here’s the good news: The number of people in the world suffering from hunger has dropped to 795 […]

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After Typhoon, Single Mom’s Life Transformed with Meals, Lessons on Health and Livelihood

After Typhoon Haiyan hit Rosalie’s home in the Philippines two years ago, the single mother and her two daughters were left with nothing. She was turned away after seeking refuge in the home of an aunt; the supplies she borrowed from a cousin to try to rebuild her home were taken away; and, her income […]

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