WhyHunger is a leader in building the movement to end hunger and poverty by connecting people to nutritious, affordable food and by supporting grassroots solutions that inspire self-reliance and community empowerment.

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Hungerthon 2014 Raised $821K

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Chapin Awards Gala 2015

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Celebrate WhyHunger’s 40 years of work to end hunger and honor the rich legacy of Bill Ayres, Co-founder and Ambassador

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WhyHunger Intro Video

Check out this quick video to learn about WhyHunger's part in the movement to end hunger and poverty.

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Building Community Power

WhyHunger Launches New Project Hub

Explore the stories, resources and impact from our five-year collaboration with grassroots networks.

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International Women's Day


Watch these inspiring women talk about the importance of gender equity in achieving food sovereignty.

National Stats Released

WhyHunger Calls for Change

With 14.3 percent of American households experiencing food insecurity in 2013, it is time to embrace community food security

Food Security Resources

Voices from the Field

Community food project spotlight

Stories from the USDA Community Food Project grantees

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