Feed My Starving Children
The Mission: Feeding God's starving children hungry in body and spirit.
The Vision: With God's help Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) will strive to eliminate starvation in children throughout the world by helping to instill compassion in people to hear and respond to the cries of those in need.
Who They Are: Challenged by needs he's seen in Honduras, in 1982, Minnesota businessman Richard Proudfit heard God say, "If you've seen my starving children, feed them." In early 1987, he incorporated Feed My Starving Children to develop an original meal formula.
For More Information: www.fmsc.org
Stop Hunger Now
The Mission: To end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-saving aid to the world's most vulnerable and by creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources.
The Vision: A world without hunger.
Who They Are: Stop Hunger Now is an international hunger relief agency that has been fulfilling its commitment to end hunger for more that 15 years. Since 1998, the organization has coordinated the distribution of food and other life-saving aid to children and families in countries all over the world.
Stop Hunger Now created its meal packing program in 2005. The program perfected the assembly process that combines rice, soy, dehydrated vegtables and a flavoring mix including 21 essential vitamins and minerals into small meal packets. Each meal costs only 25 cents. The food stores easily, has a shelf-life of two years and transports quickly. Stop Hunger Now works with international partners that ship and distribute the meals in-country.
To date, 130,000,000+ meals have been packaged and sent to 65 countries.
For More Information: www.stophungernow.org