About Meredith Hastings

Meredith works for World Vision's Global Youth Engagement team coordinating content for Global Citizen. She has a Bachelor's in Spanish & Communication from Auburn University. A native Alabamian, she now lives and works in Seattle, where she tries to convince everyone that college football is superior to the NFL (#WarEagle), and spends her free time reading library books, singing, and turning everything her friends say into spoonerisms.

Why Meredith Hastings is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I want to love my neighbor as myself.

Stories

  1. 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

  2. Article: A Girl Does This Everyday Instead of Going to School
    Water & Sanitation

    A Girl Does This Everyday Instead of Going to School

    By Meredith Hastings|Aug. 31, 2016|World Vision

    When I was six, I would’ve loved any excuse to stay at home with my mom from school. Read more

  3. Article: 10 unconventional holiday gifts that help end poverty
    Citizenship

    10 unconventional holiday gifts that help end poverty

    By Meredith Hastings|Nov. 23, 2015|World Vision

    Gifts that keep on giving. Read more

  4. Video: These famous basketball players are "No Shave Novembering" for a good cause
    Citizenship

    These famous basketball players are "No Shave Novembering" for a good cause

    By Meredith Hastings|Nov. 13, 2015|World Vision

    Hint: it involves GOATees! Read more

  5. Video: Could you make this choice every refugee has had to make?
    Citizenship

    Could you make this choice every refugee has had to make?

    By Meredith Hastings|Oct. 26, 2015|World Vision

    If you had ten minutes to pack your life in a bag, what would you choose? Could you do it? Read more

  6. Article: Six Kenyans are redefining African beauty with their photographs
    Citizenship

    Six Kenyans are redefining African beauty with their photographs

    By Meredith Hastings|Oct. 16, 2015|World Vision

    Stunning photographs from artists in Kenya capture the beauty and spirit of Kenyan citizens. Read more

  7. Video: How pineapples are becoming a longterm solution to hunger
    Food & Hunger

    How pineapples are becoming a longterm solution to hunger

    By Meredith Hastings|Oct. 14, 2015|World Vision

    Can pineapples save the world? Read more

  8. Article: A Google Maps perspective of a refugee's journey to safety
    Citizenship

    A Google Maps perspective of a refugee's journey to safety

    By Meredith Hastings|Oct. 8, 2015|World Vision

    Imagine journeying 1,400 miles to the Serbia-Hungary border in search of a safe refugee camp. Read more

  9. Video: A stroke of "cluck" can change a life
    Food & Hunger

    A stroke of "cluck" can change a life

    By Meredith Hastings|Oct. 5, 2015|World Vision

    Sustainable income sources can have a lasting impact Read more

  10. Video: Fishing for a solution to hunger in South Sudan
    Food & Hunger

    Fishing for a solution to hunger in South Sudan

    By Meredith Hastings|Oct. 2, 2015|World Vision

    World Vision is putting a whole new spin on teaching someone to fish. Read more