From the Ground Up: Fighting Global Hunger


Organization: American Jewish World Service
Fighting Hunger From the Ground Up: a campaign of American Jewish World Service to end global hunger.
PROGRAM SNAPSHOT:

Location of Program's Recipients:
Asia, Africa and the Americas
Who Benefits from Support:
Thousands of people in more than 80 underserved communities in 16 countries.
Fast Fact:
AJWS president Ruth W. Messinger serves on the Obama administration's Task Force on Global Poverty and Development.
Raised: $888
Needed: $17,112

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    Posted by beckyroxs24beckyroxs24 on 13 Oct 2010
    This cause should be supported because people should not have to die by hunger and should have equal oppurtunity. Everyone should have a chance to be healthy. People in Africa, Asia and the Americas benifit from this cause.



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