The goal of Backpacks for the Street and Together Helping Others is to offer hope and compassion to the city’s (oft-ignored) homeless population.
Everywhere we look, women are tackling the world’s toughest challenges — from poverty to healthcare to hunger. When it comes to tackling hunger, women are among our strongest allies.
And a single woman like Hawa, a community health worker in Mali, has the power to change her community for the better.
From a community health worker, change spreads: from mother to child, neighbor to neighbor, community to community, generation to generation.
On International Women’s Day, join us in celebrating and honoring powerful women leading the fight to end hunger.
Action Against Hunger is the world’s hunger specialist whose primary goal is to create a better way to deal with deadly hunger. For almost 40 years, this global humanitarian organization has been on the front lines treating and preventing hunger across nearly 50 countries; serving more than 20 million people in 2017 alone. Action Against Hunger is the leader in a global movement that aims to end life-threatening hunger for good within our lifetimes. The organization is committed to doubling the number of children who receive urgent hunger care, from three million to six million by 2020. Of every dollar donated, 93 cents go directly to saving lives today and preventing hunger tomorrow.Learn More
In India, marginalized children have to fight many battles. One married couple wanted to give these children a fighting chance through music.
In 1964, Headmaster George Stevens had the bold idea to make good use of the summer months and open an empty campus to under-resourced students.
This San Francisco-based nonprofit's mission is to empower their community to buy, cook, and eat good food every day.
Bezawit Getachew has been determined to help women in her country cope with injuries from childbirth ever since she first saw the 2007 documentary A Walk to Be
Visiting the Lou Ann Long Girls’ Hostel in Yadgir
After watching a special on Pearl Harbor on PBS, five-year-old Landon found a new hero: WWII veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor, Donald Stratton.
Powering Potential began in 2006 as Founding Director Janice Lathen’s dream of bringing educational access to remote locations without electricity.