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.

Hungerthon 2014 Raised $821K


New Executive Director

WhyHunger is pleased to announce Noreen Springstead as its new Executive Director

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Building Community Power

WhyHunger Launches New Project Hub

Explore the stories, resources and impact from our five-year collaboration with grassroots networks.

Food Justice Voices Series

IMAGINE Campaign

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WhyHunger Intro Video

Check out this quick video to learn about WhyHunger's part in the movement to end hunger and poverty.

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Hope to End Hunger

WhyHunger Chapin Awards 2014

Relive our evening of music, food & activism: WhyHunger's 2014 Chapin Awards, “Hope to End Hunger”

National Stats Released

WhyHunger Calls for Change

With 14.3 percent of American households experiencing food insecurity in 2013, it is time to embrace community food security

Food Security Resources

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Voices from the Field

Community food project spotlight

Stories from the USDA Community Food Project grantees

Homemade Jams

Creating Change with Change

WhyHunger Partners with Campus Special

Campus Special teams up with WhyHunger to collect donations via a web and mobile app