Our Mission

WhyHunger believes a world without hunger is possible. We provide critical resources to support grassroots movements and fuel community solutions rooted in social, environmental, racial and economic justice. We are working to end hunger and advance the human right to nutritious food in the U.S. and around the world.

Our Strategic Goals

Movement Building – Build and strengthen grassroots-led movements for food justice and food sovereignty worldwide.


Social Justice – Work for social justice by addressing the root causes of hunger and the deep inequities of poverty at the intersection of economic inequality, racism, health and the environment.


Human Rights – Work to protect and advance the right to nutritious food for all.

Our Programs

grassroot solutions to hunger and poverty