Life Transformations in Honduras

Through the work of our partners such as Mission Lazarus in Honduras, Stop Hunger Now focuses on transformational development, community development and growth. Mission Lazarus provides basic education  as well as real world trade skills to at-risk youth in remote communities. Students receive vocational education through sewing, shoemaking, leather smithing and carpentry. In March 2014, […]

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Research-based ideas to improve collaboration

Partners agencies in developing countries have been critical to Stop Hunger Now in distributing 200 million meals. Now, we have research-based ideas for improving collaboration with lead partners; building on best practices with nonprofit partners; and strengthening key partnerships in the Philippines and Haiti. Conducting all four research projects were graduate students in the Department […]

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Fighting hunger in the spotlight in Philippines

Efforts to fight hunger in the Philippines have received good news coverage recently. On May 25, the Philippine Daily Inquirer reported on a Stop Hunger Now Philippines meal-packaging event that packaged 36,000 meals. Sponsored by The Hershey Co., which has donated $11,600 to Stop Hunger Now, the event mobilized about 50 volunteers, including students from […]

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California meal packaging

When the Laguna Niguel Stake At the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Aliso Viejo, CA, joined Stop Hunger Now in the movement to end hunger in our lifetime, the goal was to package 75,000 meals. But when nearly 600 volunteers, ages four to 90, turned out for the meal-packaging event on April […]

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It Takes a Village

Vitamin packet. Soy. Veggies. Rice. Weigh. Seal. Box. Tape. Stack. Vitamin packet. Soy. Veggies. Rice. Weigh. Seal. Box. Tape. Stack. Vitamin packet. Soy. Veggies. Rice. Weigh. Seal. Box. Tape. Stack. Each execution of this pattern seamlessly and almost effortlessly adds more hope, more opportunities to live a full life and to excel for those in […]

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Empowering Employees for Social Good

In 2009, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) made a strategic decision to increase their commitment to solving some of the world’s toughest health challenges. Integrating philanthropic goals with employee learning and development priorities, GSK crafted an immersive skills-based volunteer program that provides skills and leadership development to employees while increasing the company’s impact on its nonprofit partners and […]

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Rotary – Penfield Rotary Club MPE

Penfield Rotary Club from District 7120 hosted their second annual Stop Hunger Now meal packaging event in April. This year’s meal goals was nearly doubled from last year based on overwhelming volunteer participation rate, said Penfield Rotarian Jack Best, who organized the event. “More than 300 volunteers packaged 60,000 meals,  $17,400 was raised by local […]

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Nepal Earthquake Relief Continues

Stop Hunger Now continues to provide disaster relief to Kathmandu, Nepal in response to the devastation as a result of the recent 7.9 magnitude earthquake. In conjunction with Stop Hunger Now India and other non-governmental organization (NGO) partners in the region, Stop Hunger Now is working to provide food and other aid for victims of […]

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Global Youth Service Day Burlington Township

Burlington Township High School hosted an event facilitated by the Stop Hunger Now Philadelphia location in April to commemorate Global Youth Service Day.  BJ’s Charitable Foundation provided a grant to support their efforts. Molly R., 15 years old, freshman at Burlington Township High School reflects on the event. “Stop Hunger Now was a lot of […]

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Stop Hunger Now milestone: 200 million meals packaged

Stop Hunger Now recently reached a milestone in its mission to end world hunger — 200 million meals packaged. Through its popular community-supported meal packaging programs, more than 600,000 volunteers have packaged the highly nutritious dehydrated meals comprised of rice, soy, vegetables and 23 essential vitamins and minerals. Around the world, more than 805 million […]

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Stop Hunger Now Partners with St. Paul UMC to Package 20K Meals

Stop Hunger Now and St. Paul United Methodist Church are joining forces in the fight against hunger. More than 100 volunteers will package meals for the world’s hungry on May 17, 2015, at 12:30PM at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1400 G Street, Woodbridge, VA. Stop Hunger Now meal packaging events are a volunteer-based program […]

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Stop Hunger Now Celebrates Opening of Newest Location in Pittsburgh

Stop Hunger Now will celebrate its newest location in Pittsburgh, PA, with an event to showcase the accomplishments of supporters, funders and meal packaging volunteers on Thursday, May 21, 2015. In January, Stop Hunger Now opened its popular and effective meal packaging program in Pittsburgh to provide local residents a hands-on way to help end […]

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