by WHES Staff

Friends and Readers,

Today is World Food Day.  Take a moment to consider how you can help alleviate Hunger, either through supporting a hunger charity, food bank or a neighbor who may not have adequate food.  World Hunger Education Service provides funds to both local and international Non-Governmental Organizations as well as  awareness of Hunger and Nutritional issues.  If there is a hunger charity you support, think about it supporting today; if not, click the become a supporter tab on our website.

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) makes the following recommendations at their site. 

Many credible international nonprofits receiving donations during World Food Day are members of InterAction.

  • World Hunger Education
    P.O. Box 29015
    Washington, D.C. 20017
  • For the past 40 years, since its founding in 1976, the mission of World Hunger Education Service is to undertake programs, including Hunger Notes, that
    • Educate the general public and target groups about the extent and causes of hunger and malnutrition in the United States and the world
    • Advance comprehension which integrates ethical, religious, social, economic, political, and scientific perspectives on the world food problem
    • Facilitate communication and networking among those who are working for solutions
    • Promote individual and collective commitments to sustainable hunger solutions.