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Feed the Children works in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and in 10 countries around the world. We work night and day with community and corporate partners to help those in need. Check out some of the stories that feature our on-going work and partnerships.

So many books, so little time

Students in Dickinson County will have plenty to read for “Read Across America” as over 6,500 books are being distributed free to students.

Read more on abilene-rc.com

New Britain providing place to learn for 18 students after Puerto Rican earthquake

159 students have started their new academic life throughout the state’s school systems, including 18 so far in New Britain.

Read more on newbritainherald.com

Muskogee schools outfit buses with book buckets

Muskogee Public Schools has put buckets of books on its buses for the kids’ reading enjoyment.

Read more on ktul.com

Program prepares young adults with disabilities for workforce

Project SEARCH is a fantastic program that allows us to empower those with disabilities and display their worth as workers in our communities

Read more on yukonprogressnews.com

A Chef Designs Shelf-Stable Meals for the Needy

John Doherty, an owner of the Black Barn Restaurant, has created a line of pouched meals to feed the hungry.

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‘I am a scavenger’: The desperate things teachers do to get the classroom supplies they need

Like nearly all teachers in America, Becky Cranson spends her own money to buy supplies for her students.

Read more on washingtonpost.com

Community effort feeds the hungry in Murray County

Hundreds on families drove through the Crossway Church parking lot in Sulphur Tuesday afternoon for No Hunger Holidays.

Read more on kten.com

Feed the Children - Season of Giving Photos

Grizzlies players, coaching staff & employees provided 400 families with food & necessities, courtesy of Feed the Children.

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Meaningful Thanksgiving Activities For The Whole Family

Charities such as Feed the Children provide food to kids who need it.

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Herbalife Nutrition Offers Hope This Holiday Season With “Nutrition for Zero Hunger” Campaign

The Company’s food drive will collect donations from its office and manufacturing facilities and approximately 2,600 employees across the United States to help Feed the Children reach its goal to bring food and daily essentials to thousands of American families during the holidays.

Read more on ethicalmarketingnews.com

Feed the Children spreads holiday cheer with food

An organization is hoping they were able to relieve some of the holiday stress for families in Lawton after handing out 400 boxes of food.

Read more on kswo.com

Feed the Children delivers truckload of food, personal care items to Charlotte

Feed the Children asked Northside Baptist Church and community partners to be their hands and feet on the ground for the distribution.

Read more on wsoctv.com

Food giveaway helps feed 400 families in Pittsburgh’s West End

Recipients said they sorely needed the food, which included such things as canned vegetables, spaghetti, macaroni and cheese and peanut butter.

Read more on triblife.com

Fazoli’s and Feed the Children are teaming up for hunger relief in Dayton this week

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Fazoli’s will be donating food and other products to those in need in the Miami Valley this week.

Read more on dayton.com

16 Ways You Can Help Kids All Around The World

When your car reaches the end of its life or it's simply time for an upgrade, you can donate your used vehicle to any number of organizations that support children. Feed the Children is one such option.

Read more on msn.com

Arnold: Acts of kindness

This holiday season, Feed the Children is giving everyone an opportunity to get a small glimpse of the work that we do through our No Hunger Holidays campaign.

Read more on journalrecord.com

Fazoli's and Feed the Children host no hunger holiday dinner

On top of all the food, there were Disney meet and greets, face painting and talks with Santa Clause.

Read more on wkyt.com

Outreach between nonprofit, OKC church helps serve the community

The outreach coordinated by the church provided an estimated 400 families with food and other items — just in time for Thanksgiving.

Read more on oklahoman.com

Feed the Children promotes awareness of healthy diets for World Food Day

While Feed the Children works every day to end childhood hunger, the hope is that by sharing the #WorldFoodDay2019 and #ZeroHunger messages connected to World Food Day, individuals and groups will step up to do even more.

Read more on oklahoman.com

Herbalife Nutrition Launches “Nutrition for Zero Hunger” Initiative, Pledging $2M to Help Fight Global Hunger

Feed the Children has designated September as Defeat Hunger Month and as a lead partner of Nutrition for Zero Hunger, Herbalife Nutrition will support their programs to help end hunger around the world.

Read more on wicz.com

Bahamas’ fisheries face huge losses in wake of Hurricane Dorian

StarKist is matching the first USD 25,000 (EUR 23,000) raised in donations through Feed the Children to assist in recovery, as well as sponsoring a semi-truck filled with food and supplies that will soon be deployed to the Bahamas.

Read more on seafoodsource.com

This Organization Works With Corporations and Community Organizations to Defeat Childhood Hunger

In the United States, one in every six children will struggle with hunger or food insecurity. Feed the Children is committed to working each day to defeat hunger.

Read more on impactingourfuture.com

Dealing with Disaster: Feed the Children Works to Help Families Prepare and Recover

How to create a disaster plan, prepare for the future, and more.

Read more on impactingourfuture.com

Aiding in the community

The Greater Elkhart Young Professionals volunteered to help local teachers Friday morning at Feed the Children.

Read more on elkharttruth.com

Food Trucks for a Cause

“Everybody loves a food truck so I invited these two trucks out and invited the community"

Read more on wlvt.org

Experts say there are ways to save on back to school shopping

The average American family is going to spend about $700 on back to school shopping this year. That's from retail experts making predictions on how the season will go.

Read more on wsbt.com

Marcus Scribner on his "Grownish" Family & How he's Helping Feed the Children with Frito-Lay

Marcus is on “Blackish” airing in the fall. For more info on the Frito-Lay packs visit snackablenotes.com.

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Feed the Children, Price Rite donate hundreds of boxes to Manchester families

Four hundred Manchester families each received a box full of food and essentials just in time for back-to-school season.

Read more on wmur.com

Free school supplies offered to Oklahoma teachers

Fifth grade teacher Teresa Langford said new school supplies help a lot. So she went to the school supply giveaway at the Feed the Children Teacher Store on Tuesday.

Read more on okcfox.com

Change Starts with You

I was asked recently what could change the face of philanthropy in the United States. This question came on the heels of flat/slightly declining national charity giving stats as reported by Giving USA.

Read more on thriveglobal.com

Fathers should emphasize the power of mealtimes

Time spent together over a meal is something that strengthens relationships, develops positive behaviors, creates connections and provides stability for our kids.

Read more on www.murfreesboropost.com

Sending Hope Across the Ocean

You’ve seen the appeals to sponsor a child for a few dollars a month and change their lives forever. But, have you wondered if these are real children with real needs?

Read more on oklahoman.com

Feed the Children Provides Free Food for Hundreds

Dozens of volunteers spent the day providing free food to families at a Feed the Children event Wednesday.

Read more on nbcconnecticut.com

Feed the Children Dinner

The event featured a multi-course dinner with paired beverages and silent auction emceed by Billy Harris.

Read more on 303magazine.com

Salvation Army feeds 800 York families with new partnership

The Salvation Army York, in a new partnership with Feed the Children and Price Rite Marketplace, will provide 800 hungry York families with food.

Read more on yorkdispatch.com

Feed the Children seeks donations for schools

Feed the Children is asking businesses in Oklahoma to sign up to gather school supplies for the nonprofit organization’s Teacher Store during its Supply Our Schools initiative.

Read more on journalrecord.com

Volunteering with Heart: How the Gift of Time Fuels Feed the Children’s Mission

In fiscal year 2018, Feed the Children’s U.S.-based food distribution program helped more than 5.1 million children and families, with more than 340,000 of those being in Oklahoma, who were at risk of running out of food.

Read more on oklahoman.com

Feed the Children provides top 5 tips to help kids prepare for disaster

Feed the Children is known for feeding hungry kids. They distribute product donations from corporate donors to local community partners, and they provide support for teachers and students.

Read more on oklahoman.com

Arnold: Make the magic of mealtime a reality

Breakfast is often called the most important meal of the day. While physically that may very well be true, from a mental and emotional standpoint the most important meal of the day is the one spent with family.

Read more on journalrecord.com

Brand Power: CCJ’s Five Flashiest Fleets show bold, purposeful designs and strong emotion

FTC Transportation’s innovative culture has garnered the small-but-mighty fleet a number of industry awards and recognitions over the years. That innovation also is exhibited in its Feed The Children trailer graphic.

Read more on CCJDigital.com

Lawton organizations work together to ensure local families don’t go without this holiday season

K9 Motorcycle club and Hungry Hearts are participating in a national campaign called Feed the Children, which helps give children a hunger-free holiday season.

Read more on KSWO.com

Local families receive food, goods from United Way of Tucson, Feed the Children partnership

United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona partnered with the national Feed the Children program on Tuesday, Dec. 4 to distribute gift boxes to 800 local families in need at Park Place.

Read more on TucsonNewsNow.com

Fort Bragg families affected by Hurricane Florence receive boxes of food

Almost 16,000 pounds of food was distributed Tuesday to 400 soldiers and families affected by Hurricane Florence at Fort Bragg. The USO of North Carolina partnered with the U.S.-based Feed the Children charity to provide the boxes filled with canned and dry food.

Read more on Stripes.com

Feed the Children Transforms Hunger Into Hope through Annual No Hunger Holidays Campaign

This November, Feed the Children launched its No Hunger Holidays campaign to feed thousands of families across the United States throughout the holiday season.

Read more on FeedTheChildren.org

Community participates in Feed the Children despite rain

Volunteers, case managers and over 800 individuals and families recently braved a rainstorm to join Feed the Children, PepsiCo Inc. and Tops Friendly Markets for #ROC in Rochester.

Read more on ThePost.com

Teachers shop for free supplies, books

The line started forming bright and early early outside the Oklahoma City headquarters of Feed the Children. Teachers from places such as Noble, Okemah, Sulphur and Snyder waited patiently — some for two hours — to stake their claim.

Read more on NewsOK.com

Operation Food Search Joins Forces to End Childhood Hunger

Operation Food Search, a non-profit hunger relief organization, recently worked with Edgewell Personal Care, Farmhaus, and world anti-hunger organization Feed the Children to fight childhood hunger in the St. Louis community.

Read more on APNNews.com

Feeding Minds and Bodies campaign helps families in need

Price Rite Marketplace partnered with Feed The Children and Salvation Army Harrisburg for the Feeding Minds and Bodies Campaign.

Read more on ABC27.com

Teleperformance employees help neediest families

Hundreds of the neediest Brownsville families received free food, household essentials and other items Tuesday as donations were distributed from a “Feed the Children” semi-trailer.

Read more on BrownsvilleHerald.com

Feed the Children CEO: The importance of mealtime

When I was a kid, we ate dinner as a family almost every night.

Read more on NewsOK.com

The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation – Helping Feed Philadelphia

The Malcom Jenkins Foundation and PepsiCo have partnered with Feed the Children to kick off “Get Ready Fest™: Helping Feed Philadelphia” – a signature event of The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation.

Read more on PhillyBite.com

More than 450 families attend Feed the Children event

More than 450 selected families came together in Fairmont today as ‘Teleperformance’ and ‘North Central West Virginia Community Action’ hosted the ‘Feed the Children’ truck event.

Read more on Wboy.com

6-month feeding for 400 Laguerta children launched

MARCH 8, 2018 marked the beginning of the six-month feeding program sponsored by devotees of Mary Mediatrix from the Archdiocesan Shrine and Parish of St. Therese of the Child Jesus in Barangay Lahug, Cebu City.

Read more on Sunstar.com

Feed the Children handed out 120,000 meal boxes for students ahead of walkout

On Friday, as students left school at Hillcrest Elementary in Oklahoma City, they weren’t sure when they’d be back. Classes are canceled Monday, and could be canceled for many more days because of the teacher walkout.

Read more on okcfox.com

Three Tidbits: Farmhaus gives back, Kingside freshens up, candy crush in the Loop

St. Louis’ acclaimed Farmhaus restaurant will host a benefit dinner for nonprofit Feed the Children—with a star-studded lineup of local chefs.

Read more on Stlmag.com

Carmelo Anthony Jumpstarts Holiday Cheer for OKC Families

Through the car window, Carmelo Anthony nonchalantly extended his hand to the boy for a handshake. The stunned youngster recoiled in the backseat with awe draping his face.

Read more on Wboy.com

Kings Mountain company partners to feed families

The holiday season can be a tough time for families that don’t have enough money to buy gifts on top of putting food on the table and keeping the lights on.

Read more on Shelby Star

Creating hunger-free holidays one family at a time

It was a brisk Saturday morning when neighbors at a Northeast Oklahoma City apartment complex gathered around 400 boxes of food and essentials that Feed the Children had delivered.

Read more on NewsOK

Feed the Children honored for work in Appalachia

Officials with the Christian Appalachian Project honored Feed the Children Thursday for helping people in Appalachia. Feed the Children has made a significant impact on Central Appalachia and has come alongside the Christian Appalachian Project for more than 25 years.

Read more on WYMT

Celebrity Chef Develops Restaurant-Quality Ready-to-Eat Meals for Needy Families

Chef John Doherty has spent 23 years cooking extravagant meals for presidents, dignitaries, and celebrities. Now the New York City restaurant owner is focusing on preparing nutritious and delicious ready-to-eat meals for families who don’t have funds or access to their own groceries.

Read more on The Daily Meal

Press Releases

Bridging the Gap During a Time of Uncertainty: Feed the Children Helps Those Affected by Coronavirus (COVID-19) Closures

March 19, 2020 - Feed the Children - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


A Message from our President

March 16, 2020 - Feed the Children - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Feed the Children to Hold Community Events, Provide Relief to Families Affected by Nashville Tornadoes

March 5, 2020 - Feed the Children - Nashville, Tennessee


Feed the Children, Nature Made Join Forces to Feed 400 Families in Alabama

March 3, 2020 - Feed the Children - Lanett, Alabama


Herbalife Nutrition & Feed the Children Partner to Help 200 Students Fight Hunger in Los Angeles Metro

February 27, 2020 - Feed the Children - Los Angeles, California


Living Like Lincoln: Abraham Lincoln Impersonator Has a Heart for Children Experiencing Food-Insecurity

February 17, 2020 - Feed the Children - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Feed the Children Responds to Children and Families Affected by the Taal Volcano Eruption in the Philippines

January 16, 2020 - Feed the Children - Cebu City, Philippines


Yamaha Partners with Feed the Children to Transform Hunger into Hope During No Hunger Holidays Campaign

December 12, 2019 - Feed the Children - Cypress, California


Nature Made, Feed the Children Join Forces to Transform Hunger into Hope through No Hunger Holidays Campaign

December 4, 2019 - Feed the Children - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Fazoli’s and Community Partners Work Together to Make Holiday Season Magical for 200 Lexington Families During Special Event

November 26, 2019 - Feed the Children - Lexington, Kentucky


Transforming Hunger into Hope: Norman Regional Health System, Feed the Children Partner to Bring No Hunger Holidays to 400 Moore Families

November 20, 2019 - Feed the Children - Moore, Oklahoma


OKC Downtown Lions Club Partners with Feed the Children to Brighten Holiday Season for Eugene Field Students

November 20, 2019 - - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma