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Ten grains, 20 students, a little less hunger

Simon Bruns is good at math, and he has the rice to prove it. 
Post date: 03/28/2011 - 13:47

Freerice: Changing Lives, Teaching Students

“I would like to thank you for introducing Carlos to Freerice. I have tried many times to have him learn new words and spelling, and nothing worked. Yet he is so excited about helping to end world hunger that he even asked me last night to do vocabulary words with him. I sincerely appreciate your hard work and dedication”

--The mother of a third grade student in South Bronx, New York

Post date: 03/03/2011 - 11:57

A calendar to spread smiles throughout the year!

Generosity knows no borders. Studying the link between hunger and immigration in an English class and shocked at the widespread hunger in most developing countries, a group of students in the Parisian suburb of Clichy-sous-Bois decided to help WFP feed the world’s hungry.

They created and sold wall calendars, raising enough funds to feed over 2 600 school children around the world!

Post date: 02/18/2011 - 14:35

Country Spotlight - Ghana

This month the spotlight is on Ghana.

This small West African country has seen great economic growth over the past decade and with WFP's help the lives of thousands of Ghanaians are being improved.

Post date: 02/17/2011 - 17:12