hunger throughout the world-how can we alleviate this problem!
WASHINGTON — House Republicans narrowly pushed through a bill on Thursday that slashes billions of dollars from the food stamp program, over the objections of Democrats and a veto threat from President Obama. Enlarge This Image Doug Mills/The New York Times The bill passed narrowly despite efforts by the House minority leader, Nancy Pelosi, who spoke at a news conference on Thursday. The vote set up what promised to be a major clash with the Senate and dashed hopes for passage this year of a...
On Sunday 12 August 2012, world leaders will meet in London for a summit on undernutrition. As they talk, 18 million people face sever hunger in West Africa. Leaders must act now to protect families in desperate need across the Sahel region. It's not too late. If leaders prioritize hunger, we can save lives now - and create a future where everyone always has enough to eat. Join the petition at www.sahel2012.org or text HUNGER to 70066 in the UK (charges may apply). #Sahel2012
There are many different charity organisations that work to reduce poverty and to increase the health of those living in poverty. This particular organisation focuses on providing clean safe drinking water to communities- which has many benefits. It helps improve health and sanitation, safety (less walking distance), the economy, disease prevention and food supply.
What is the opposite of poverty?.... The answer is enough. Do you have enough? You probably have more than enough! Consider sharing that with others. As this woman quotes in her blog, a college student who has been sponsored since she was 4 said, her sponsor sponsored her not because she felt guilty, but because she loved God and wanted to serve Him! .....Think about it....