Fight Food Waste From Your Phone with Feeding America
Feeding America

As restaurants and grocery stores offer more fresh, healthy options and look for ways to conserve the environment, Feeding America is testing new methods to rescue that food when it’s in danger of going to waste. Instead of being discarded, Feeding America’s food rescue tech…

Learn More
Caterpillar Foundation Grant Provides Meals to Thousands
Daily News

Feeding The Valley Food Bank announced a $30,443 grant from the Caterpillar Foundation to provide food to more than 12,500 people who face hunger in Troup County. Feeding The Valley President and CEO, Frank Sheppard, thanks the Caterpillar Foundation for its commitment to helping to…

Learn More
Feeding America Connects with Brands to Alleviate Hunger
Afdhel Aziz

40 million people in America face hunger, and Feeding America is on a mission to work with their nationwide network of food banks to provide meals with people who need them. Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Catherine Davis, sits down with Forbes to discuss the…

Learn More
Clean Water Changes Everything, Announces Charity Water
charity: water

When charity: water started in 2007, 1.1 billion people were without access to clean water. Thanks to millions of donors and the work of thousands of other organizations, this number has nearly been cut in half. In honor of World Water Day, charity: water shares…

Learn More
Nicaragua Combats Poverty By Providing Education
Opportunity International

Through recent projects, Opportunity International has pioneered a two-pronged approach to education in Nicaragua. Through this program, students learn both culturally useful trades, such as hospitality or agriculture, and a base that prepares them for higher education goals. While the developing nation has endured recent…

Learn More
WaterCredit Helps To Break Cycle of Poverty in Ethiopia
Water.org

Through Water.org’s partner bank in Boditi, Ethiopia, locals Birtukan and Adisu were able to receive a loan to construct a water tap in their home. After having their water connection for only four months, Adisu does not have to wake up early to get water,…

Learn More
TechnologyOne and Opportunity International Partner to Alleviate Child Poverty
Peter Dinham

Through a recent multi-million-dollar philanthropic partnership, software company TechnologyOne and Opportunity International have helped 12,000 children and their families living in poverty with a goal to reach 500,000. Through the TechnologyOne Foundation, the company is helping families break the inter-generational cycle of poverty by supporting…

Learn More
Opportunity International Expands Quality Education to Bogotá
Opportunity International

Grace, a native of Bogotá, Columbia, dreamed of becoming a teacher since she was a young girl. In Columbia, 90% of children are only enrolled in school between the ages of 7 and 13. Understanding the immense need for childcare when parents are at work,…

Learn More
Charity Awarded $2 Million For Bringing Clean Water to Kenya
Reuters

According to Water.org, about two-fifths of Kenya’s 46 million people rely on unclean water sources. The Kenyan charity Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO) has been the recipient of this year’s $2 million Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize. SHOFCO provides clean water, sanitation, and health services to…

Learn More