End Hunger

Be part of the solution. At the Mercy Corps' Hunger Site click on the button that says "Click Here to Give Free Food." For free, you can immediately send cups of a staple food to someone who is hungry.

Freedom from Hunger runs micro credit programs for women in 16 countries. All of them include education about business and health. Freedom from Hunger's website gives virtual tours of its programs.

Women eat last and least, even when pregnant and nursing; undernourished mothers give birth to undernourished children so the hunger cycle continues, according to Joan Holmes, President of the Hunger Project. Women produce 80% of the food in Africa, and over 50% of the farm output in South Asia, yet they are denied the training, credit and tools they need to end their familiesí hunger. Learn about ways to get involved in helping to end this cycle.