#Food and Hunger

  • Article: Dining Out Can Help Feed the Hungry Thanks to Two Cousins and an Ingenious Idea

    Dining Out Can Help Feed the Hungry Thanks to Two Cousins and an Ingenious Idea

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 21, 2018

    You buy one meal, they get one meal. It’s as simple as that. Read more

  • Article: These Heroic Muslim Men Run a 24-Hour Emergency Food Bank in Birmingham

    These Heroic Muslim Men Run a 24-Hour Emergency Food Bank in Birmingham

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 12, 2018

    And they’re feeding thousands. Read more

  • Article: You Can Now Buy a Goat in a Vending Machine for a Family in Need

    You Can Now Buy a Goat in a Vending Machine for a Family in Need

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 1, 2017

    From now until Dec. 25, people in Salt Lake can easily donate everything from water to goats. Read more

  • Article: These 4 Baby Formula Brands Are Putting Profits Before Science, Warns Report

    These 4 Baby Formula Brands Are Putting Profits Before Science, Warns Report

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 31, 2017

    New parents are being taken advantage of, a consumer watchdog warns. Read more

  • Article: World Hunger Is Rising Again as Conflicts and Famines Grow: Report

    World Hunger Is Rising Again as Conflicts and Famines Grow: Report

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Oct. 17, 2017

    The number of hungry rose to 815 million in 2016, up from 777 million in 2015. Read more

  • Article: Africa Tops Global Hunger Index, Driven by War and Climate Shocks

    Africa Tops Global Hunger Index, Driven by War and Climate Shocks

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 12, 2017

    Women, girls and ethnic minorities are most at risk of hunger. Read more

  • Article: This Urban Street Farm Produces 25 Tons of Food and Employs the ‘Unemployable’

    This Urban Street Farm Produces 25 Tons of Food and Employs the ‘Unemployable’

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 18, 2017

    Vancouver's Downtown Eastside is home to a street farm that helps the sometimes forgotten community. Read more

  • Article: 13-Year-Old Traded to Man for 50 Cattle as Child Marriages in South Sudan Rise

    13-Year-Old Traded to Man for 50 Cattle as Child Marriages in South Sudan Rise

    By Carlotta Mohamed|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Aug. 29, 2017

    9% of Sudanese girls are married by the age of 15, and 52% are married before their 18th birthday. Read more