Going Vegan: Our CEO Talks About His Journey and a Surprising Benefit to Plant-Based Diets

Danielle Lee Health, Sustainability, Vegan

Turning 40 will cause anyone to re-evaluate their lives. For Feeding Children Everywhere CEO Dave Green, the big 4-0 meant a big change in his diet. In mid-January, he went vegan … cold Tofurkey. His reasons? Eating a plant-based diet is not just better for your health, it can help to create a hunger-free world. “For me, having a daughter …
Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox Are About to Do Something All Baseball Fans Will Applaud

Alisa Reynolds Corporate Social Responsibility, FCE, MLB, Sports

The Crosstown Classic, the Windy City Showdown, or the Red Line Series. No matter what you call it, after 117 years of rivalry the Chicago White Sox are making moves even their North Side contenders can appreciate. To confront the food security dilemma in the Chicago area, the White Sox are teaming up with Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) at Guaranteed …
venezuela hunger

Watch: Healthy Meals Bring Hope to Venezuelan Children

Robert Andrescik Venezuela, Video

The 30,000 meals packed recently by Hunger Heroes at Feeding Children Everywhere’s headquarters in Central Florida are beginning to arrive in Venezuela. The meals came from a Hunger Project organized by an engaged couple who wanted to do something to help their family and others living in the South American country, which is in the midst of a crushing recession. …
Hungriest state in America

What Is the “Hungriest” State in America? See the Answer and a Surprisingly Easy Way to Help

Robert Andrescik Fed 40

Residents of the “Hungriest State in America” can now receive 40 tasty meals at no charge thanks to a first-of-its kind mobile app from Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) designed with one audacious goal in mind: to end hunger in America. More than 13 percent of U.S. households — approximately 43 million Americans, including 14.5 million children — struggle to put food …
Syrian Refugees Receive Life-Saving Meals

Syrian Refugees Receive Life-Saving Meals

Robert Andrescik News, Syria

Back in December of 2016, right before the holidays, Feeding Children Everywhere sent just over 330,000 meals to Albania and Greece with our partner Children’s Hunger Fund. We received word last month that the food had cleared customs in Albania and was being distributed there. Now we’re hearing that as of yesterday, the food is being distributed in Greece to …
Philadelphia 76ers Draft Proposal

Watch: Feeding Children Everywhere Staffer Steps Up to the Line, Proposes at Philadelphia 76ers NBA Draft Lottery Party

Robert Andrescik NBA, News, Video

Prior to Tuesday night’s NBA draft lottery, the Rights To Ricky Sanchez podcast and jeweler LL Pavorsky teamed up on a contest for Philadelphia 76ers fans: Get engaged at the RTRS lottery party and get a free ring worth $7,500. Stepping up to the line with confidence was Feeding Children Everywhere staffer and lifelong Sixers fan Alan Kedrierski. Just moments …

Caring Teachers Use Fed 40 App to Help Students Going Hungry When School’s Out

Lesley Crews Fed 40, Students

When most kids think of summer, they’re generally looking forward to having no school and spending extra free time with their friends. But for the millions of children facing food insecurity, summer is spent wondering where their next meal is coming from. Hunger Heroes at the University of Central Florida’s (UCF) College of Education and Human Performance are working to …
Kiko Alonso Miami Dolphins

A Million Meals Down, 3 Million to Go! AARP Foundation Kicks Off “Summer of Service to Seniors”

Allie Bruckner AARP Foundation, NFL, Senior Hunger, Sports, U.S. Hunger

AARP Foundation is ready to kick off its Summer of Service to Seniors following a Million Meal Pack this weekend with the Miami Dolphins and U.S. Hunger, the domestic feeding program of Feeding Children Everywhere. The Meal Pack took place in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., this past Sunday, April 30, at the Rick Case Arena at Nova Southeastern University and is …

First-of-Its-Kind App Puts Food Assistance Within Arm’s Reach in Florida, Texas, Mississippi and Now Connecticut

Robert Andrescik Fed 40, News

Feeding Children Everywhere, a social charity that has activated 466,458 volunteers to package 70,266,829 meals for hungry people here in the U.S. and around the world, is expanding its groundbreaking Fed 40 program. Launched as a pilot program in Florida in November 2016, Fed 40 quickly expanded to Texas and Oklahoma. Now, the program is available in Connecticut and is …
Fleet Farming, Urban Farming

Feeding Children Everywhere Partnering With IDEAS for Us to Expand Fleet Farming Movement

Robert Andrescik Fleet Farming, IDEAS for Us, News, Sustainability

Urban farms supply food to about 700 million city dwellers — one-quarter of the world’s urban population. Urban agriculture provides an inexpensive source of nutritious food. An area of just three square feet can provide 44 pounds of food each year. Food grown in people’s yards means less transport and refrigeration costs and emissions — this makes food grown in …