Food Pantry Recommends Fed 40: “The Program Is Really Helping”

Alisa Reynolds FCE, Fed 40

Knowing that one in seven Americans – 46 million people – rely on food pantries and meal service programs, it’s clear that food pantries are vital to our country. Among these food pantries is the Lake Area Shared Ministries Food Pantry (LASM) in Hunt County, Texas; where over 20 percent of the population, 17,610 people, are food insecure. To help …

Breakfast Bites: A Step Towards Ending The Free Breakfast Stigma For Low-Income Students

Danielle Lee Breakfast Bites, FCE, Fed 40, National Breakfast Program

Want to change a child’s future? Give them breakfast. Study after study has proven that children who eat breakfast perform better in school. Knowing this, most schools offer free breakfast for low-income students. But these breakfast programs have historically low participation rates. The reasons? “It can be embarrassing to feel singled out, and kids are especially sensitive to that pressure,” …

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Volunteers Will “Never Fully Understand” the Impact They’re Having in This Tulsa Neighborhood

Robert Andrescik Corporate Social Responsibility, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Volunteers from JPMorgan Chase & Co, in partnership with Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE), will package 15,000 meals tomorrow for residents of the Eugene Field neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma. A leader in global philanthropy, JPMorgan Chase & Co. volunteers have packaged a staggering 6,252,756 meals with FCE for hungry children and families around the world, including 57,312 meals for the Eugene …

Fed 40 Delivers Hope to Single Mom Battling Cancer

Robert Andrescik Fed 40, Video

Christal Cruickshank never dreamed she’d be one of the 42.1 million Americans facing food insecurity. She had a home and a good job as an office manager. Then cancer struck and she had to stop working. Moreover, the relationship with her spouse had become abusive. But fleeing the relationship would mean leaving everything behind.  She wondered, “How am I going to take care of my …

Corporate Volunteering: Club Assist Talks About the “Ripple Effect” of Social Responsibility

Alisa Reynolds Corporate Social Responsibility, Hunger Heroes

Something that starts as a team building exercise, or work-related community involvement, could result in a life changing experience … not only for you but for the recipient on the other side. Just ask the team at Club Assist. The Orlando office of Club Assist enlisted the help of Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) to get their ball rolling for their …

Rwandan Children Plant 150 Fruit Trees, Sow Seeds of Sustainability for Generations to Come

Danielle Lee Africa, FCE, IDEAS for Us, Sustainability

Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) is disrupting hunger and planting the seeds of sustainability through an innovative tree-planting program taking place on the other side of the world in Rwanda. In cooperation with IDEAS for Us, the FCE Forest was established earlier this month on the grounds of Joy Christian School in Kigali. Students learned all about mangoes, tree tomatoes and …
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Former Shark Tank Contestants Are Biting Back at Hunger Again

Brianna Myers College Hunks Hauling Junk, Corporate Social Responsibility, Hunger Heroes

When it comes to fighting hunger, this moving franchise is in it for the long haul. To celebrate the grand opening of its Tampa-based world headquarters, College H.U.N.K.S. Hauling Junk & Moving (CHHJM) is packing 25,000 meals for hungry children and families in the greater Tampa area. It was back in 2009 when co-founders Omar Soliman and Nick Friedman appeared …

A New Hope — Breaking the Generational Cycle of Poverty

Robert Andrescik Breakfast Bites, National Breakfast Program

There is a common struggle that has united humanity since the beginning: survival. For the 13.1 million children in the U.S. facing food insecurity, that struggle still exists today. Food meets a fundamental human need, and a child who goes to school hungry has little chance of achieving his or her dreams. Children are experiencing lifelong consequences because of something …

Residents of the Smallest State in the U.S. Are Proving They Have Big Hearts!

Danielle Lee Corporate Social Responsibility, FCE

They may live in the smallest state in America, but Rhode Islanders are helping hungry children and families in a big way. Today, Corinthian Events will be hosting the first-ever Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) Hunger Project to take place in Rhode Island. That makes Rhode Island the big 4-0 on the list of states where FCE has hosted Projects with …