Latest Past Events

Hungerthon: A Benefit Concert to Eradicate Hunger Presented by VME

Join us for a special benefit concert, part of WhyHunger’s 35th annual Hungerthon 2020 fundraiser to strike at the root causes of hunger.

The benefit concert, hosted by Leslie “ButtaFlySoul” Taylor, will feature performances by VME recording artists Niko Brim, MJ Songstress, Julian King, Lil Crush, and MVXMILLI, and include special appearances by The Chapin Sisters, Dee Wiz, JD Jenkins, Nicole Michelle, Ryan Lane, Path P, Frankie Zulferino, will bring these artists together to support Hungerthon.

Additional guests, including esteemed life coach Robinson Lynn and Ayden, will share messages during the event. The free-to-stream event can be viewed live on

WhyHunger’s Facebook page and on WhyHunger’s YouTube channel

on December 1st at 7:00 PM (ET).

Check out the event press release here:

Location: WhyHunger’s Facebook page and on WhyHunger’s YouTube channel


WhyHunger is a proud charity partner of New York Road Runners and has five guaranteed charity entries in the TCS New York City Marathon on November 1, 2020!

We are looking for runners to fill these entry slots and join Team WhyHunger – will you run with us?

YP Happy Hour Mixer and Game Night

Fulton Hall 250 Ashland Place, Brooklyn

Join us on Thursday, February 27 for WhyHunger's Young Professionals Happy Hour Mixer and Game Night at Fulton Hall, Downtown Brooklyn's newest beer mini-hall! Enjoy happy hour specials, play games, win prizes and socialize with other socially conscious young professionals with great beer and delicious bar food. Come meet people who are working to make our communities greener, healthier and food secure. Learn how you can get more involved with WhyHunger's upcoming young professionals' fun social events and engaging volunteer opportunities. Arrive early to make the most of the bar's happy hour pricing specials, which end at 7:00pm.