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Cornell University Students Partner with ACF to Fight Global Hunger

Written by: OreOluwa Badaki, Cornell University Student

Big Red Relief is a student organization at Cornell University devoted to promoting communal action for the good of mankind. Our organization began when Cornell students decided to throw a benefit concert for the victims of the 2005 South Asian Tsunami. Since then, the Big Red Relief Concert has become the largest annual fundraiser event at Cornell University.

Race Against Hunger 2009 Opens Students' Eyes to Global Hunger

East Side School, New York, NY

My name is Mindy Lee and I’ve been working on the preliminary stages of the 2009 Race Against Hunger for the past several months as Action Against Hunger’s Student Outreach Intern. I had done everything from reaching out to schools, to creating and editing learning materials for the Race when it finally came time for me to make my first educational presentation to a class of 8th grade students at the East Side School in New York City.

Northern Illinois University Partners with ACF-USA to Fight Global Malnutritution

The Student Nursing Organization (SNO) at the Northern Illinois University has had a strong history of commitment to leadership, fellowship and social and professional growth. This year, SNO has added philanthropy to their list of commitments, partnering with Action Against Hunger to apply their passion for medicine and health in the fight against global hunger and malnutrition.

Boys Cross Country Team Raises $2,300 to Fight Global Hunger

Official charity press release:

Race Against Hunger Student Spotlight

Action Against Hunger inspired me to help out. We got pledges for the Race, which was sponsored through my school, The Ancona School. I felt proud to have participated in helping others.

Penny By Penny, New York City Pre-School Changes Lives Around the World

Pre-school students are generally not the first group that comes to mind when discussing philanthropy. But the students and teachers at The Riverside Church are working to change that notion with their recent Community Caring Initiative.

Snacking for Charity

For most middle school students, lunch hour is a time to blow off steam between classes. For the students of the Cross Creek Charter School’s Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society, lunch time is Snack Shack time!


About Action Against Hunger | ACF International

Action Against Hunger is internationally recognized as a leader in the fight against global malnutrition. Action Against Hunger works to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. With over 30 years of expertise in emergency situations of conflict, natural disaster, and chronic food insecurity, Action Against Hunger runs life-saving programs in some 40 countries benefiting 5 million people each year.

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