Feed A Billion Blog

Causes of Starvation, Hunger, and Food Insecurity

Jan 14, 2020

1. Poverty Poverty and hunger exist in a vicious cycle. Families living in poverty usually can’t afford nutritious food, leading to undernourishment. In turn, undernourishment makes it difficult for people to earn more money so that they can afford healthy food. Families living in poverty might also sell off their livestock or tools to supplement…

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A Story of Hunger and Desperation

Feb 28, 2018

Maria was just a young girl when she was told she needed to contribute to the family by bringing in money whatever way she could. In the life of poverty, this meant her mother would sell her to friends and family. Now Maria is using those painful experiences to tell a story, a story that is…

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AJ’s Story: More than Just a Meal

Dec 18, 2017

…the look in her eyes, I saw such gratitude and love.   The genesis of Feed A Billion came after I delivered food with a non profit here in Atlanta. I delivered meals to many families that day, but one woman changed my life forever. She was an elderly woman who lived in an area of…

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#GivingTueday with Feed A Billion

Nov 28, 2017

#GivingTuesday has been celebrated 6 years in a row and it has become a powerful national day of giving, raising funds and generating awareness after Black Friday and Cyber Monday.   The day is about coming together as a community to give.   1. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Facebook are matching $2…

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It’s Been a Wild Journey

Nov 10, 2017

At Feed a Billion, our goal is to alleviate hunger locally, nationally, and internationally.   Some of you were there when I spoke to Tony Robbins, committing myself to provide one billion meals by November 20, 2020. At the time, I didn’t know what I was getting myself into. It’s been a wild journey, but…

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Journey of the Dollar

May 16, 2017

Each dollar we receive plays a crucial role in fulfilling our vision of a hunger-free world by providing a billion meals to those in need. This journey transforms each dollar into 10 meals. To look at this closer, we are going to explore the exact journey each dollar travels in order to provide a meal.…

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How can $1 provide 10 Meals

May 16, 2017

If you are wondering how we are able to provide 10 meals for one dollar, you have come to the right place! Buckle up, stop scratching your head, and read below about the 7 ways we use each dollar efficiently so that $1 can provide 10 meals! The high value of the US dollar The…

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Hunger Games

Apr 26, 2017

Two unlikely entrepreneurs are teaming up to serve 1 billion meals to the world’s starving — in less than four years. How? Read the rest of the story here!

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How to Open the Door to your Destiny with Jason Sisneros

Apr 12, 2017

Jason Sisneros is a hard-nosed, battle-tested CEO who has taken the science of performance and the art of leadership to the next level. He is widely regarded as one of the brightest minds in business and innovation. Among his past and current clients are Fortune 500 companies such as Nike, Comcast, Microsoft, and he has…

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