We’re Growing Hope Globally!

More than 820 million people in this world do not have enough to eat.
We believe in a world of plenty, no person should go hungry.

  • Lasting Impact

    We help those living in the poorest regions of the world grow their own food and earn an income. When people have the tools and training to take charge of their futures, positive change not only happens — it lasts.

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  • Food Security

    When all people at all times have access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs for an active and healthy life. Learn how families are breaking the cycle of poverty and ending their struggle with hunger through agricultural development.

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  • Hope Grows

    Through our Growing Projects, U.S. farmers gather together with their churches and surrounding communities to become part of the solution — raising money and awareness to end world hunger.

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  • Our Roots

    Founded as Foods Resource Bank in 1999, we’ve helped more than 2 million people in need help themselves. Our new name—Growing Hope Globally —better captures the spirit of our mission.

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Make a Lasting Difference in the World

With Growing Hope you can be a part of a solution that touches the lives of people around the world and breaks the cycle of hunger and poverty that limits them. Many hands do make light work. . and your hands or small donation will make a long-term difference in the lives of the people we are reaching. We wouldn’t be who we are without our fantastic volunteers. Thank you for your time and for being such a blessing.

Upcoming Trip

August 24 - September 7, 2019 | Kenya and Rwanda with Eric Mattson

We will be traveling to Kenya first and then Rwanda and spend a week at each program.  In Kenya, we will be visiting the Kenya Tigania program brought to us by World Renew and in Rwanda we will visit the Rwanda Rubuvau program brought to us by Nazarene Compassionate Ministries. Travel Dates: August 24 – […]

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Latest News

  1. Going Organic with Traditional Grains

    Growing traditional cereal crops using organic farming practices is allowing Chinna, his wife, Maremma, and their eight children to feel greater food security even during frequent droughts. Prior to joining the program, the family grew cotton for income. Increasing drought meant their yields didn’t bring in enough to support the farm and household. The program […]

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  2. Growing Hope Globally Receives Grant from Rick Steves’ Europe Climate Smart Commitment

    We are grateful to be a recipient of a Rick Steves’ Climate Smart project grant. The donation will help Growing Hope implement climate-smart farming techniques and sanitation practices in northwestern Honduras. Rick Steves’ Europe, one of America’s leading European travel and guidebook companies, has selected 11 nonprofits to receive its first annual $1 million Climate Smart […]

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  3. Cash in the Village

    After five years of participating in activities promoted by the program, Judith Mae is optimistic about the future. The mother of five says with a huge smile on her face, “I am now enlightened. I use good farming practices on my farm and teach them to others. Because of this, I have sufficient food for […]

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