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H.E.L.P. Comes to West Virginia

August is a month in which we focus on back-to-school readiness–making sure kids have what the need to learn, grow and have success in school. Education is one of the four pillars of Feed the Children’s work, and we know kids can’t learn well if they don’t have their basic needs met. That’s why we take a multi-layered approach, […]
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Feed the Children’s Homeless Education and Literacy Program

H.E.L.P. for the Homeless

Summer is winding down, and children across the country are getting ready for another school year. For lots of kids, that means a new outfit for the first day, fresh unsharpened pencils and a perfect box of crayons, or a new backpack emblazoned with the latest cartoon character or superhero. But for one population, back-to-school time can be a […]
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Solar Shield partners with Feed the Children

Click a “Like,” Help a Child

Today we bring you a guest post from our friends at Solar Shield, and an easy opportunity to help kids across the U.S.! Read on… The U.S. is a wealthy and plentiful country, but nearly 16 million American children wouldn’t know it. These kids live without many of life’s essentials, including food.  And it’s not just […]
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From Fashion to Feed the Children: A Conversation with Silvia Andena

Editor’s Note: We continue our series of posts highlighting some of the people who make up the Feed the Children team. Here is an interview with Silvia Andena, Country Director for Feed the Children Tanzania. Other blogs in this series can be found here, here and here. How did you first get into this work? Why focus […]
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Child Hunger in America: Ah’Darian’s Story

“Sometimes I get afraid because there’s nothing in the house to eat.” That’s what 7-year-old Ah’Darian told me. He also said, “When we don’t have food we’ll die and we can’t, we’ll be in the grave.” Very serious words for one so young. The harsh reality of this family’s situation is stealing Ah’Darian’s childhood. He […]
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From “Just Fine” to “Crisis”: Crystal’s Story

Editor’s Note: The following article was originally posted on the IF:Gathering website. We are thankful for the partnership with IF:Gathering, which will be highlighting the work of Feed the Children on their blog over the next several months. One year ago, life was just fine for Crystal and her family. The mother of two was working a […]
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