Our Approach

We don’t just ask why. We find solutions to hunger that transform and last. Our answer is to build power with grassroots initiatives that nourish people and enrich communities.

Enrich Communities

Invest in sustainable, grassroots solutions and training programs that help community members grow their own food, elevate their voice and share their knowledge with others.

Nourish People

Connect people to nutritious and affordable food through the most comprehensive database of emergency food access organizations in the U.S.

Build Power

Support communities working to transform our food system by building social justice and striking at the root causes of hunger and poverty.

News & Upcoming Events

Highlights

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BLOGS

NAMA Statement in Regards to NOAA’s Proposed Civil Sanctions on the Carlos Rafael

This statement originally appeared on NAMA’s website. 
Kudos to NOAA for their decision to charge Carlos Rafael, who called himself the “Codfather,”with fines nearing $1M, revocation of fishing and dealer permits, and a lifetime ban from all fisheries. This stands to be the largest revocation of fishing rights in US

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Justina’s Reflections on the US-South Africa Agroecology Exchange

A delegation of seven African American, Latinx, and Mexican farmers and farmworkers from the US, including WhyHunger’s own Corbin Laedlein, traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa to participate in the second South Africa-US Agroecology Exchange co-organized by the US Food Sovereignty Alliance. This is the third in an article series by participants. This

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Thoughts on Intimacy with Food, Land, and Women from South Africa: “Where there are women you can never go wrong.”

A delegation of seven African American, Latinx, and Mexican farmers and farmworkers from the US, including WhyHunger’s own Corbin Laedlein, traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa to participate in the second South Africa-US Agroecology Exchange co-organized by the US Food Sovereignty Alliance. This is the third in an article series by participants. This

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