The Vision

Over the next 40 years, WhyHunger will support and accompany resilient, powerful and unified networks of grassroots leaders and community-based organizations that are building the movement to end hunger and poverty. Together, we will transform the current food system into one that nourishes whole communities and ensures the rights of all people to food, land, water and sustainable livelihoods. Donate today!

WhyHunger Mission

WhyHunger is a leader in building the movement to end hunger and poverty by connecting people to nutritious, affordable food and by supporting grassroots solutions that inspire self-reliance and community empowerment.

What's Next

Your vital support will help sustain WhyHunger’s programmatic priorities over the next five years, which include:

  • Transform the charitable response to hunger in the U.S.

    Work with food banks and national anti-hunger organizations to transform the charitable response to hunger in the U.S. into a more equitable and inclusive social justice and food movement.
  • Create dozens of opportunities for learning exchanges and solidarity building

    between domestic and global grassroots leaders working to ensure food sovereignty and the basic rights to food, land, water and sustainable livelihoods for all people.
  • Provide more than one million dollars in small grants

    to organizations around the world that are developing stronger local communities through agroecological practices, increased access to nutritious food and by advocating for themselves.
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Together, we will transform the current food system