Event Announcement: World Food Day

Event announcement:
World Food Day (WFD) – 16 October 2010

World Food Day - 16 October World Food Day is a yearly event put together by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to raise funds to feed the world’s chronically hungry.

World Food Day, 16 October 2010
United Against Hunger

The theme of this year’s observance is United against Hunger, chosen to recognize the efforts made in the fight against world hunger at national, regional and international levels.

[T]here have never been so many hungry people in the world.

– Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

World Food Day is on October 16 to remind us that every day there are empty bowls and critically hungry people world wide.

Let’s make every day World Food Day.

World Food Day 2010 United Against Hunger
 

 
Please read more about World Food Day:

World Food Day: Fill the Cup

 

There are impoverished and hungry people everywhere in the world. And there are many organizations attempting to feed these people. Here are just a few possibilities. Please look in your community for others:

Please remember when giving your donations to ensure that the relief agency you have chosen already has operations set up in the area. Also, it’s a good idea to ask their advice about whether it is best to specify “greatest need” on your donation. They know best where the moneys really need to go.

And don’t forget about these sites online.

 

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