School Meals Boost Attendance Rates, Academic Success

Yesenia Tatiana Ortiz*, age six, lives in an adobe clay home in the mountainous town of Sonsonate, El Salvador, with her parents and two-year-old brother. In Sonsonate, unemployment is widespread, and many lack access to adequate nutrition and sanitation. While Yesenia’s family struggles to meet their basic needs, she is a happy and energetic child […]

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Volunteers Answer the Call to Help Others on MLK Day of Service

In 1957 Martin Luther King Jr. said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?’” We were inspired to see so many volunteers answer that question by joining our movement to end hunger worldwide. Coming together to serve others is #HowWeRise. [View the story “Volunteers Answer the Call to Help Others […]

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From Farm to Fork: Packaging Meals With Local Harvests

The meals our volunteers package for distribution around the globe are comprised of rice, dehydrated vegetables, soy and a sachet of micronutrients. When our Stop Hunger Now Philippines in-country office identified local smallholder farmers who could produce those dehydrated vegetables rather than purchasing them from commercial suppliers, our meals took on a new meaning. In […]

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More than 3,000 Volunteers to Package 500,000+ Meals With Stop Hunger Now on MLK Day

FedEx, Walmart, and more than 35 corporate, civic and faith groups to package meals across the U.S. to help fight world hunger RALEIGH, N.C.—On January 16, more than 3,000 volunteers across the U.S. will package half a million meals in recognition of MLK Day. Corporate, civic and faith-based groups from North Carolina to California have […]

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Forever Living Products Announces 1 Million Meal Goal with Global Nonprofit Stop Hunger Now

Stop Hunger Now’s Corporate Partner Forever Living Products Announces 1 Million Meal Goal in 2017 Forever Living Products has announced plans to package one million meals in 2017 with global nonprofit Stop Hunger Now. The international grower and manufacturer of aloe vera and bee products announced plans to expand their partnership with Stop Hunger Now […]

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Access to Clean Water is Critical for Community Empowerment

It might be difficult to imagine our day-to-day lives without clean drinking water, but unfortunately, that is the reality for one in 10 people around the globe. At Stop Hunger Now, we know that sustainable sources of clean, safe drinking water are key to breaking the cycle of poverty. When people no longer need to spend hours […]

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Resolve to Help End Hunger in 2017

Are you still working on your New Year’s resolutions? We’d like to invite you to make a resolution that will have a major impact on the lives of people in need around the globe: Resolve to join the movement to fight hunger in 2017. Ending hunger might sound like a daunting task, but there are […]

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In Case You Missed It: Our Impact in 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, we’d like to take a moment to reflect on what we’ve achieved together over the course of this year. With the help of more than 325,000 volunteers, we packaged and distributed more meals than ever before, hitting the 300 million meal mark in early December. We supported sustainable development […]

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Help Transform the Lives of Children Like Loucky, Age 12, Around the Globe

In Bulenga, Uganda, Stop Hunger Now meals have changed the life of 12-year-old Loucky. He is among many students, including refugee children, who have benefited from Stop Hunger Now meals they receive at King Solomon’s Academy. Loucky, whose favorite class at school is English, dreams of becoming an engineer. And now, because of the nourishment […]

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Stop Hunger Now, NC State University Announce Clinton Hunger Leadership Award Winner

NYU Student Jonathan Chin Recognized for Leadership in Fighting Hunger on Campus Stop Hunger Now and the North Carolina State University Center for Student Leadership, Ethics and Public Service have named Jonathan Chin, a student at New York University, as the 2017 President William Jefferson Clinton Hunger Leadership Award recipient. The award will be presented […]

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Shop for a Cause: Support The Hunger Movement with Your Holiday Purchases

Not quite done with your holiday shopping? Good news! There are several ways your remaining purchases can further our fight against hunger. Read on for ways to support Stop Hunger Now and our partners as you finish up your gift list. Support Stop Hunger Now Amazon Smile Stop Hunger Now is an official participant of […]

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Spotlight on Our Italy In-Country Office

Each month, we’ve been shining our spotlight on our international in-country offices. These Stop Hunger Now locations around the globe enable us to reach people in need all over the globe, and are critical to reaching our goal of zero hunger. This month, we spoke with Roberta Baldazzi, Executive Director of Stop Hunger Now Italy. […]

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