About Alissa Sandoval

Alissa Sandoval is a Creative Writing and Social Media Fellow for World Vision’s HungerFree. She studied Journalism and Integrated Media at Biola University in Southern California and lived in Haiti for 8 1⁄2 months after she graduated. Telling people’s stories is her passion! She believes all have been created in the image of God and are therefore priceless. California raised, replanted in Seattle, you can find her outdoors either paddling around in a kayak, horseback riding, or hiking.

Why Alissa Sandoval is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I believe no story should go untold and no person should go overlooked!

Stories

  1. Article: Here's Why Ending Hunger Is Like an Avalanche
    Food & Hunger

    Here's Why Ending Hunger Is Like an Avalanche

    By Alissa Sandoval |Oct. 16, 2016|World Vision

    It just takes one person to get the ball going. Read more

  2. Article: 3 Inspiring Stories to Celebrate World Food Day
    Food & Hunger

    3 Inspiring Stories to Celebrate World Food Day

    By Meredith Hastings  and  Alissa Sandoval |Oct. 14, 2016|World Vision

    From sustainable fishermen to a dancer, these people know how to end hunger. Read more

  3. Article: NFL Star Kelvin Beachum Fights to End Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    NFL Star Kelvin Beachum Fights to End Hunger

    By Alissa Sandoval |Oct. 13, 2016|World Vision

    "A student cannot fuel their education without first fueling their body.” Read more

  4. Article: 10 Myths About Breastfeeding
    Food & Hunger

    10 Myths About Breastfeeding

    By Alissa Sandoval |Aug. 3, 2016|World Vision

    Did you know mothers can benefit from breastfeeding? Read more

  5. Article: 10 Facts About Proper Nutrition You Didn't Know
    Food & Hunger

    10 Facts About Proper Nutrition You Didn't Know

    By Alissa Sandoval |Aug. 3, 2016|World Vision

    Did you know nutrition is essential in the first 1,000 days. Read more

  6. Article: Why You Can't Live on Chicken Nuggets Alone
    Food & Hunger

    Why You Can't Live on Chicken Nuggets Alone

    By Alissa Sandoval |Aug. 2, 2016|World Vision

    A lesson on nutrition. Read more

  7. Article: Here's Why Malnutrition is 100% Preventable
    Food & Hunger

    Here's Why Malnutrition is 100% Preventable

    By Alissa Sandoval |July 28, 2016|World Vision

    Don't miss this golden opportunity to end hunger and malnutrition! Read more

  8. Article:  Nutrition for Growth —  the Big Event in Rio You Haven’t Heard Of
    Food & Hunger

    Nutrition for Growth — the Big Event in Rio You Haven’t Heard Of

    By Alissa Sandoval |July 26, 2016|World Vision

    Targeting a #hungerfree future for children, Brazil is hosting the 2016 Nutrition for Growth Summit. Read more