We’re Growing Hope Globally!

More than 815 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 1.6 million people in need help themselves. Our new name—Growing Hope Globally —better captures the spirit of our mission.

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What Will Your Impact Be?

We wouldn’t be who we are without our fantastic volunteers. Thank you for giving your time for helping people across the globe. What matters most is that you’ve been part of the solution, and how you have touched the hearts and lives of all those around you. The impact you make is truly a blessing in our world.

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. Michigan Agricultural Commodities offers matching Gift of Grain program

    As harvest progresses throughout the state, locally owned Michigan Agricultural Commodities, Inc. (MAC) is offering an opportunity for farmers to join in the support of two important organizations: Growing Hope Globally (formerly Foods Resource Bank) and the Michigan FFA Foundation. The MAC mission focuses on honesty, reliability and growth. These two organizations develop growth, one […]

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  2. Hunger, poverty summit features business professionals fighting to end hunger

    Baylor University hosted a summit on how to solve hunger and poverty issues this Wednesday through Friday in the Barfield Drawing Room of the SUB, bringing together professionals from the private and public sectors to collaborate.‬ The ‘Together at The Table’ summit and hosted speakers from various nonprofits, including Max Finberg, the CEO of Growing […]

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  3. A Flood Washed Away a Village, But Not Their Dreams

    Finding Hope In Unexpected Places This spring, the worst flood of the century swept through the community of Magarini in Eastern Kenya, where families have worked for years to end their struggle with hunger and improve their lives. Homes were washed away. Entire fields were lost, buried in sand. With their homes destroyed, 90% of […]

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