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Advent 2021- Week Three Study Guide and Children’s Sermon

  Advent week 3 “In reply [John the Baptist] said to them, ‘Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none; and whoever has food must do likewise.'” -Luke 3:11 This Advent reflection is part of ELCA World...

Advent 2021- Week Two Study Guide and Children’s Sermon

Advent Week 2 “By the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high will break upon us.” -Luke 1:78 This advent reflection is part of ELCA World Hunger’s 2021 Advent Study and ELCA World Hunger’s weekly Sermon Starter...

Hunger, Health and…Honoring Saints? Remembering Martin de Porres and Elizabeth of Hungary

  It’s no exaggeration to say that observing the festivals and commemorations of saints is an uncommon practice in Lutheran churches. Indeed, a simple Google search for “Lutheran AND saints” returns a wide spread of opinions, ranging from blog posts...

“That We May Live Together”: From Challenges to Opportunities

  Supported in part by ELCA World Hunger, the Asian Rural Institute (ARI) in Japan is a nine-month service leadership training program that draws people from around the world, allowing them to live and work together as they learn agricultural...

Welcome ELCA World Hunger’s Newest Colleague: Roselle Tenorio

Hi everyone, my name is Roselle Tenorio, and I am joining ELCA World Hunger as the Domestic Grants Manager. Previously, I was the Grants and Programs Manager at Texas Women’s Foundation. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and...

2021 Hunger Education and Networking Grants

  The application period for 2021 ELCA World Hunger Education and Networking Grants is now closed. Hunger Education and Networking Grants are one of the ways ELCA World Hunger accompanies congregations, synods, organizations, partners and local teams throughout the US...

International Aid: Hunger Policy Podcast

  Survey data consistently paint a strange picture when it comes to the US budget. Americans in general believe that the US gives about 25% of its budget to international aid and that the portion should be closer to 10%...

Hunger at the Crossroads: New Webinar Series

    We know that hunger is about more than food. Understanding hunger – and working to end it – means seeing the many ways hunger and poverty intersect with so many other issues, including climate change, food production, access...

Child Tax Credit: Hunger Policy Podcast June 2021

  We know that hunger is not just a matter of food but a matter of policy. Public policies impact where our food comes from, the kinds of food we eat, how we acquire food – and what our options...

Hunger Policy Podcast: May 18, 2021

  We know that hunger is not just a matter of food but a matter of policy. Public policies impact where our food comes from, the kinds of food we eat, how we acquire food – and what our options...