National Pasta Day pasta bites

National Pasta Day: How Will You Celebrate?

Julie Mast FCE

Pasta has been a staple in diets around the world for decades. While most of us typically think of Italy when it comes to its origins, many sources claim it was most likely developed in Asia. There are several myths as to how it spread from Asia to Europe. However, no one truly knows exactly how pasta traveled the globe. …

International Day of the Girl Child

Ericka Riker FCE

Today, October 11th, is International Day of the Girl Child. Created by the United Nations back in 2012, this holiday is a youth-led movement whose mission is “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to show leadership and reach their full potential.” Each year, they address a specific concern facing young …
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15,000 Meals Distributed by a Helping Hand in Venezuela

Julie Mast FCE, Impact

Jehiel Guzman: A Hometown Hunger Hero Venezuela is currently struggling with a country-wide crisis. The economic and political crisis has taken a huge toll on the people, making food supply scarce for a majority of the country. The food that is available to most people has little to no nutritional value. Jehiel Guzman is originally from Barquisimeto, Venezuela and currently …
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College H.U.N.K.S. Selects FCE for Franchising Gives Back Award

Ericka Riker FCE

During the 4th annual Franchising Gives Back Awards, the International Franchise Association recognized members who partnered with charitable organizations and celebrated their achievements. This year, College Hunks Hauling Junk’s partnership with Feeding Children Everywhere received The Newcomer Award. The award highlights an initiative created within the past year that directly affects a local community. We are proud of College Hunks …
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Full Cart: The Best Value in Grocery and Meal Kit Delivery

Feeding Children Everywhere Full Cart, Impact

Feeding Children Everywhere is excited to announce the launch of a brand new grocery kit delivery service, known as Full Cart. Busy schedules, expensive grocery bills, and limited access to food makes empty kitchen cabinets all too common in America. When money’s tight and food prices continue to rise, families are faced with tough choices for putting hot meals on …
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Sourcing for Sustainability

Sammy Ford FCE

Feeding Children Everywhere made a sustainability pledge over a year ago and we have stayed committed to our goals. One major way we work to maintain our promise is through our vendors. By partnering with companies that also practice sustainability, we’re able to innovate together to minimize our impact on the earth. We look for partners that practice sustainability through …
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5 Tips for Healthy Eating on a Tight Budget

Shannon Tokumaru FCE

Health issues and poor nutrition are more common when times are tight, but a healthy diet does not have to be impossible. As a part of our programs, we want to provide options to make it easier for everyone to include nutrient packed food in day-to-day life. We had the opportunity to speak with Registered Dietician, Amaris Bradley, and get …
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Thank You, Interns

Sammy Ford Hunger Heroes, Interns

Feeding Children Everywhere has over 50 interns come through its doors every semester. They work in every department of our organization and have dedicated thousands of hours toward fighting for a hunger-free world. No matter what day of the week you walk into the office, you’re bound to find interns hard at work. If not, then they’re out helping us …

Putting the Fun in Fundraising

Shannon Tokumaru FCE, Hunger Heroes, Interns

School can be hard and so can fundraising. An FCE intern, Katie Brough, found a creative solution for helping students de-stress while raising money for a good cause. Katie recently hosted an event for her college community called Trash-A-Truck, where participants make donations to smash an old vehicle. For the event to be successful, she had to find a venue …

Josie’s Story: Finding Treasure in a Box

Feeding Children Everywhere Fed 40, Impact

There is a lower-middle class in America that’s struggling to get by. Despite having a job, they still worry every day whether they’ll be able to put food on the table for their families. Josie is one of them. “It’s like having a dark cloud over your head, all the time,” she says. As a single mother of three who …