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Volume 9 Issue 10   November 2016

 

This Giving Tuesday, Help us Continue to Build the Will to End Hunger!

The Alliance to End Hunger continues to engage diverse people and institutions to build the will to end hunger at home and abroad. Join the cause and help us build our coalition, work with government and community leaders around the world, and work towards ending hunger in a generation! [READ MORE]

A Win for Bulgaria's Hungry: How a Prayer Breakfast and a Dedicated Woman are Helping a Food Bank Feed a Country

Tony Hall, Executive Director Emeritus, Alliance to End Hunger

Bulgaria just took a significant step towards alleviating hunger for its most vulnerable people, and it did it in a simultaneously simple and arduous way—tweaking the tax code.  While this may seem to be a bit of a wonky subject, the story proves once again the power a small number of individuals can have in shaping our world. [READ MORE]

Political Instability and Climate Change Threaten Goal to End Hunger

Press Release Submitted by Chris Ford, Bread for the World

“We will never be able to end hunger or extreme poverty unless the United States and the international community focuses attention and resources on the challenges facing fragile states,” said Rev. David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World Institute. “Hunger and poverty in these countries are only going to get worse due to climate change.”. [READ MORE]

Building a Future Without Food Waste and Hunger

The Campus Kitchens Project and Universities Fighting World Hunger

We’re excited to announce a new collaboration between Universities Fighting World Hunger and The Campus Kitchens Project that will amplify the hunger-fighting efforts of engaged students and university leaders across the country.  [READ MORE]

CWS Executive Vice President's 100 Mile Hunger Walk Campaign Launches Beta App to Help Hunger Relief Efforts

Church World Service

Global humanitarian organization CWS today announced that its executive vice president Maurice A. Bloem’s 100 Mile Hunger Walk campaign has launched an innovative beta app, which allows its users to earn points and compete with friends while raising funds and awareness to fight hunger worldwide. [READ MORE]

Upcoming Events:


Hunger Free Ohio Summit
December 16, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Lewis Center, OH

Please join ProMedica, Bread for the World and the Alliance to Hunger at a statewide event to discuss effective strategies on addressing hunger as a health issue and building a hunger-free model for Ohio. We invite you to join the conversation on Friday, December 16, at Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center in Lewis Center, Ohio. The summit is free of charge and will run from 10:00 a.m. – 3 p.m. Click HERE to learn more and register.
This newsletter was compiled by Nathan Magrath, Manager of Communications and Outreach at the Alliance to End Hunger. Comments and questions may be directed to nmagrath@alliancetoendhunger.org.
 
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