It's time to fly to South Africa with Rise Against Hunger board member Jay Patel and his wife, Nimisha Patel, for an impact trip recap to see firsthand the impact they've made possible.
Stories from the Field
As many as 783 million people are facing hunger globally, according to the 2023 edition of the FAO’s State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report. That equates to almost 10% of the world’s population.
As Rise Against Hunger celebrates 25 years of commitment to this mission, we are highlighting stories of real impact this year from one of our six international offices: Rise Against Hunger Africa.
For Ematokisoa, the nutritious meals he receives through ADRA Madagascar’s school feeding initiative, supported by Rise Against Hunger, help him feel full, eat a diverse diet and focus on his schoolwork.
Typhoon Paeng hit the Philippines last fall, damaging Sharmaine’s home and exacerbating her family’s food supply challenges. To address this, Sharmaine receives Rise Against Hunger meals.