Thousands of Healthy Meals Are Being Rushed to Haiti Right Now

Robert Andrescik Haiti, News

PHOTO: Sandy Laborde, on-air host at AFROTAINMENT and Haiti HD Television Network, picked up 30,000 meals this afternoon. Thousands of healthy meals will begin arriving in Haiti tomorrow night thanks to the efforts of several organizations joining forces to provide much-needed relief to the Caribbean nation following Hurricane Matthew. A total of 38,600 healthy meals from Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) …

Orlando Artists Adding 7,500 Emergency Meals to Container Headed to Haiti

Robert Andrescik Haiti, News

PHOTO: Cole NeSmith, executive director of the Creative City Project, is issuing a rallying call to Orlando’s artists to help Haiti. What: Artists packaging emergency meals for Haiti. Where: Creative City Project, downtown Orlando, tent on Orange Ave. When: Saturday, October 15, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Details: Artists attending the Creative City Project in downtown Orlando this Saturday will …

Feeding Children Everywhere Ready With 100,000 Meals for Florida

Robert Andrescik News

LONGWOOD, Fla. — A Florida-based social charity that has rallied thousands of volunteers to package millions of meals for hungry people around the world is standing by with 100,000 meals for Floridians affected by Hurricane Matthew. Dave Green, CEO of Feeding Children Everywhere, explains: “We have 100,000 meals ready to go. We are preparing to deliver to our partners in …
Princess Modupe Ozolua

Plea From Nigerian Princess Results in 100,000 Meals for Victims of Terrorism

Robert Andrescik Africa, Hunger Heroes, News

Normally, an email such as this might have gone straight to spam: Hello, I sent you an email yesterday. Hope you received it? Looking forward to this great partnership. Regards, PRINCESS MODUPE OZOLUA A princess in need of help? That would raise anyone’s eyebrows. However, this plea was real … and the stakes are no laughing matter. Princess Ozolua is …

Chick-fil-A and Bridges Christian Church Are Fighting Hunger in Kentucky

Robert Andrescik News

ASHLAND, Ky. — Parishioners at Bridges Christian Church in Russell, Kentucky, will join in the battle against hunger in America by packaging 20,000 meals for hungry families in their community. The Hunger Project is being sponsored by Chick-fil-A’s store in nearby Ashland, in partnership with Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE). The relationship between Chick-fil-A and the congregation is a long-standing one. …
Dave Green with Hunger Hero Mandy Culbreath

Hunger Heroes Package 505,728 Meals on 9/11; Church Where George Washington Once Prayed Feeds New Yorkers in Need

Robert Andrescik News, U.S. Hunger

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2016 — Hoping to transform 9/11 from a day of despair into a day of love and service, more than 2,000 New Yorkers came together with U.S. Hunger and packaged 505,728 meals for families, seniors and veterans at risk of hunger. Wave after wave of enthusiastic volunteers poured into the auditorium at Basketball City, Pier 36, …
9/11 Tomorrow Together

Live Blog: 9/11 Day of Service

Alvaro Martinez News

Together with 9/11 Day of Service and U.S. Hunger, thousands of New Yorkers are coming together to assemble 500,000 healthy meals! Follow along here throughout the day to see what we have going on. Update 4:19 p.m. Our goal was 500,000 meals. The enthusiasm and the initiative to help from the participants made us not only reach our goal, but …
9/11 Tomorrow Together

New Yorkers to Assemble 500,000 Meals for Hungry Families and More on 9/11

Robert Andrescik News

NEW YORK — Americans came together in a remarkable spirit of patriotism and compassion in response to the terrorist attacks on 9/11. This Sunday, just a few miles from Ground Zero, more than 2,000 New Yorkers will unite in the same spirit — assembling 500,000 meals for families, seniors and veterans at risk of hunger. In doing so, they’ll join …
Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game

At the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game We’re All Fans of Ending Hunger

Alexis Ansley News

Our friends at Chick-Fil-A are kicking off the college football season with The University of North Carolina and the University of Georgia by hosting an exciting Hunger Project at the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game in Atlanta, Georgia. The Bulldogs and Tar Heels continue their long-standing rivalry on the Feeding Children Everywhere assembly lines, assembling 15,000 meals for hungry people in need. …
Dr. Cheryl Johnson

Meet Our New Hero, Dr. Cheryl Johnson — Sending 25,000 Meals for Survivors of Louisiana Flooding

Robert Andrescik News

LONGWOOD, Fla. — A beloved Central Florida educator is leading an effort to send much-needed food and supplies to survivors of the devastating floods that swept through Louisiana, the worst natural disaster to strike the United States since Hurricane Sandy four years ago. Dr. Cheryl Johnson leads a program designed to prevent after school suspension at Lockhart Middle School, where …