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

November 5-12, 2022 | Honduras Macuelizo

Join us for a week-long visit to the Honduras Macuelizo program from November 5-12, 2022.  This program is implemented by Church World Service (CWS) and local partner CASM. We will meet with CWS staff and travel to the program area in the department of Santa Barbara to visit with the families and farmers that participate […]

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Latest News

  1. More Income, Less Drudgery

    The creation of community cereal banks is having a positive effect on farming and family food security. Local partner RELUFA reports that the grain the farmers save communally at harvest has greatly benefited them at the start of the traditional hunger months, July to September. For example, if they need to go to the local […]

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  2. Ensuring a Decent Living for Coffee Growers

    In one of the poorest nations in the world, where coffee is the main agricultural export, competition can hurt the small grower. So local partner Mountain Harvest is dedicated to ensuring that the 1,000 coffee farmers in their program are not only able to grow high-quality Arabica coffee beans, but that they receive a fair […]

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  3. Culinary World Tour at the Frankenmuth Farmers Market

    On Saturday, August 20 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 around the world while making a difference.  Star of the West Milling Co. is covering food costs so that all proceeds will benefit Growing Hope […]

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