“The Earth is What We All Have in Common.” -Wendell Berry

Rachel Douglass Why Hunger?

Happy Earth Day from all of us at Feeding Children Everywhere! This day was founded in the United States in 1970 by US Senator Gaylord Nelson but has since gone global with the 1990 founding of the Earth Day Network. Now celebrated in 193 countries, Earth Day promotes environmental awareness with a variety of community events focused on creating sustainable …

At the Easter Dinner Table

Rachel Douglass Why Hunger?

Easter season is a lovely time of year. There aren’t many other holidays on the calendar which allow for time with family and friends to gather around a table and feel less rushed and more like a treat…as it should. The hustle and bustle of other holidays is distant and the shift in weather makes for an enjoyable time outdoors …

Full Cart is Now Serving Fresh Produce!

Feeding Children Everywhere Full Cart

This week, we added two of America’s favorite vegetables into Full Cart’s Family Box, fresh Broccoli and Caprice String Beans! This fresh produce, along with an assortment of popular meals and grocery items, will be shipped to hard-working families across all over the United States. Full Cart has been a great success and we couldn’t have done it without your ...

Peggy’s Story: From Hungry to Hunger Hero

Ericka Riker Full Cart, Impact

Back in 2016, Peggy, a wife and mother of two, decided she wanted to donate to teenagers during the holiday season. Much to her dismay, after weeks of looking, she saw that there was no program that specifically helped teens in need. Peggy, far from discouraged, took it upon herself to make such a group. “If it doesn’t exist, I’m …

Coming Full Circle With Full Cart: April’s Story

Kirsten Krieger Full Cart, Impact

April is a married 44-year-old stay at home mom with six children of her own. Although four of her children are adults, she still cares for two of the youngest. Originally she and her husband both had jobs outside of their home. Her son started to struggle in school and was diagnosed with autism. From that moment on, she decided …

From Full Cart to Full Heart: What Full Cart Looks Like

Ericka Riker Full Cart, Impact

Annie balanced being a successful businesswoman with her home life and had a loving family. However, behind closed doors, she was struggling to keep it all together. She had been diagnosed with multiple serious health conditions, but she felt as though she couldn’t afford to slow down her career to focus on her health. She was the main provider for …

Helping Others This 2019 Can Help You Too!

Kirsten Krieger FCE

Each year, inspiration surges through the community in January. No matter where you are, everyone can come together to be their best self in the new year. This year, we encourage you to not only keep your resolution of giving back but to try it out with Feeding Children Everywhere. Let’s work together to end world hunger! Here are 5 …

Martin Luther King Jr. and the Battle to End Hunger

Alex Gurtis FCE

“Why should there be hunger and privation in any land, any city, at any table when man has the resources and the scientific know-how to provide all mankind with the necessities of life.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. 1964 As Americans kick off our yearly celebration of the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. it is important …

Giving Tuesday: Disaster Relief for Hurricane Victims

Julie Mast Impact

Due to the numerous devastating hurricanes this year, there are many people in need of help. Thousands of children have yet to return to school because the school buildings have been too badly damaged following Hurricane Michael in the Florida Panhandle. There are many elderly residents in the Panama City Beach area who are struggling to survive due to the …