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On May 28, 2019, join The Hunger Project in celebrating the Ninth Annual World Hunger Day! Started in 2011 by The Hunger Project UK, World Hunger Day is an initiative that aims to raise awareness about the 821 million people living in chronic...read more
The family challenge IS BACK. Rough Runner is an obstacle course challenge, combining distance running with a variety of obstacles along the way, each inspired by game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle, Gladiators, and Fun House....read more
Nicola Bird is a long-time supporter of The Hunger Project and the first Patron of our Unleashed Women movement in the UK. We spoke to Nicola about her journey with The Hunger Project and what connects her to our work. Nicola is an...read more
The Hunger Project is delighted to announce that we have been awarded a grant from the Small Charities Challenge Fund (SCCF), the Department for International Development (DFID) fund supporting charities to achieve sustained poverty reduction. The...read more
Chrissy Merton is a long-time volunteer, supporter, investor and former staff member of The Hunger Project. She is currently organising a piano concert in May, in support of our work ending hunger, “Music from the Heart”. Her husband, Nicholas, is...read more
Piano music by Beethoven, Schumann, Granados, Ravel, Debussy and Chopin. Introduced and played by Nicholas Merton MA ATCL. The Hunger Project is delighted to be supported by "Music from the Heart", a concert from Nicholas and Chrissy Merton. Please...read more
The Hunger Project’s Microfinance Programme addresses a critical missing link for the end of hunger in Africa: the economic empowerment of the most important but least supported food producers on the continent – Africa’s women. From the beginning,...read more
The antidote to “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday”, #GivingTuesday is back 27 November 2018! #GivingTuesday is a global movement to create an international day of giving. In the same way that retailers take part in Black Friday and Cyber...read more
They took on sweeper arms, giant pigeon battles, big balls and The Travelator. Huge congratulations to our team of Rough Runners and Roughian Rascals who took on the Rough Runner challenge! So far our challengers have raised over £5000 and still...read more
Sunday 9th September, Finsbury Park, London Unleash your power and take on the Rough Runner Challenge alongside other Unleashed Women and their families. Based on your favourite TV game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle and Ninja...read more