We’re Growing Hope Globally!

More than 811 million people in this world do not have enough to eat.
4 out of 5 of the world’s poor live in rural areas and depend on farming to feed their families.
We believe in a world of plenty, no person should go hungry.

  • Lasting Impact

    We help subsistence farmers 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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  • Growing Projects

    Through our unique Growing Project model, U.S. farmers work with their churches and surrounding communities to become part of the solution — raising money and awareness to end world hunger.

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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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  • 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 —captures the spirit of our mission and breadth of our impact.

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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

February 2023 | Tanzania – February 2023

Plans are being made for a learning visit to Tanzania in February 2023.  The visit will likely include attendance at the ECHO East Africa conference and a visit to one […]

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Latest News

  1. Theory is Fine, Practice is Better for Agriculture

    Fausto, a doctor of alternative medicine, has been growing medicinal plants and working a plot of land his family bought five or so years ago after renting for 15 years. […]

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  2. Same Old Vegetables. Great New Ways to Grow Them.

    Farmers in this new program want to learn all they can to improve the quality of their farm produce for their children’s health, and bring in additional household income. While […]

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  3. Culinary World Tour at the Frankenmuth Farmers Market

    On Saturday, March 4 from 5:30-7:30 PM, the Frankenmuth Farmers Market in Frankenmuth, Michigan will be hosting a Culinary World Tour. Participants will sample a variety of delicious foods from […]

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