Beans & Rice FAQs

Why join the Beans & Rice Challenge November 12-16? Because of kids like these: Each year, we feed thousands of children around the world by sending millions of rice/vegetable meals to schools and orphanages. These sorts of meal programs offer a multitude of benefits: Much-needed food. Motivation for kids to attend school instead of being forced into child labor, human trafficking or food scavenging. Full bellies that allow the kids to better focus on learning. Nutrition for improved growth and overall health. Hope for the future. By taking part in the Beans & Rice Challenge, you can make a difference in the lives of hungry children around the world. And you don’t even need to leave your kitchen. For five days, we ask you to forgo your typical fare … read more>>

The Beans & Rice Challenge: How to Make Difference

How can you help someone on the other side of the world without leaving your kitchen? We may have stocked refrigerators and pantries in our homes. We may have the option to cook our own dinner tonight or grab something when we leave the office. In a society of abundance, many of us don’t know what it’s like to live outside of availability. We don’t know what it’s like to live like Velia. Velia is an elderly grandmother in Malawi who cares for her 5 orphaned grandchildren. She is frail and no longer able to work as a farmer in the fields, but she is very capable of providing a safe shelter for her grandchildren. Last year Velia became extremely ill and the family feared the worst. It is hard to imagine life without “agogo.” She holds the family together and no one was prepared for … read more>>

Hurricane Relief

Want to help those who have been impacted by Hurricanes Michael and Florence? The immense cleanup has begun, but this overwhelming process could take months or years for many. We need to help now. Feeding The Nations is partnering with organizations in the affected areas to provide goods that will aid in recovery efforts. Will you help us? The most efficient way to help is through monetary donations. The need is large and any amount you can give will make an impact. Simply click the donate button below and designate your gift to "hurricane relief." Donate Connect with us on Facebook to keep up-to-date on these efforts and other opportunities to help. And pray for those who have been impacted by the hurricanes. SaveSave … read more>>

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