Learn How We’re Bringing Hope to the World’s Hungry

We host webinars several times a year to bring you stories of success and volunteers’ experiences in the field. Watch previous webinars here and be sure to sign up for an upcoming webinar on our events page.

WHY DO THEY DO IT THAT WAY? How Growing Hope-supported food security programs adapt to local culture

Thursday, September 19 at 6:30PM CDT / 7:30PM EDT

With Alex Morse, Eric Mattson and Rachel Conley – Growing Hope partners must take the local culture into consideration when determining how to help farmers help themselves. This sometimes means challenging deeply embedded cultural norms so lasting solutions to hunger can be found. It also means challenging our own assumptions. Join us to learn about […]

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A Legacy of Hope: Impacting Generations in Nepal and Cambodia

Tuesday, June 11th at 6:30PM CST / 7:30PM EST

With Rachel Conley and Emily Vincent – We all want to leave a legacy for the next generation that includes hope, opportunity and the promise of a better life. The desire for this legacy is even stronger when living in extreme poverty; watching your own children and children in your community suffer from hunger.

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Hope vs. Hopelessness: The Link Between Hunger and Immigration

Tuesday, April 30th 12:00 PM CST / 1:00PM EST

Lunch-n-Learn Live Webinar Stories from Central America with Alex Morse and Gary Gensch – The issue of immigration is all over the news right now. Let’s take a step back from the politics to look at who is coming to our border. . .and why. We’ll share what our program participants in Central America have told us about the realities […]

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Around the World in 60 Minutes

Travel the globe with three Growing Hope Globally staff members in just one hour.  Be encouraged by 12 true stories of how you are changing people’s lives and helping them break the cycle of hunger and poverty!  Rachel Conley, Eric Mattson and Alex Morse will each highlight four stories of people and communities that have […]

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Building Hope in Unexpected Ways

November 2018

What happens in a community when a Growing Hope-funded program ends? Do our programs truly provide hope in a sustainable way that leads to long-lasting impact on the people who live there? We’ll hear from Bev Abma about what she found when she went back to visit several African communities where the programs we funded […]

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Conflict, Agriculture and Peacebuilding in Colombia

June 2018

Alex Morse, Associate Regional Director at Growing Hope Globally, and long-time volunteer, Pat Mino, will share about their incredible trip to Colombia to visit the programs we have been funding. What does it look like to offer a food security program in an area that has been ravaged with conflict and violence in their past? […]

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Investing in Change: Working Alongside Kenyan Villagers

May 2018

Eric Mattson, Regional Director at Growing Hope Globally, travelled to Kenya with long-time supporters, Paul and Karon Speckman. Learn about the difference a savings and loan program can make for people in a remote village and why raising chickens has lowered the rate of domestic violence against women!

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What We Carry in Our Hearts: Kevin and Becky in Nicaragua

January 2018

Becky Morris, Growing Hope Globally’s Director of Resource Development interviews Kevin Nelson, a long-serving volunteer, about their trip in November 2017 to visit food security programs in Nicaragua. You’ll hear them both share their experiences, inspirational stories of the people they met and maybe even a couple funny things that happened along the way. This […]

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