Our Vision is a World

Without Hunger

World Food Program USA is a 501(c)(3) charity.
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Our Mission

World Food Program USA furthers America’s longstanding commitment to feeding families in need around the world. By mobilizing individuals, lawmakers and businesses in the United States, we advance the global movement to end hunger.

Graphic indicating that 1 out of 9 people worldwide
          suffer from hunger

1 out of every 9

people worldwide suffers from chronic hunger

In 2015, your contributions and support helped WFP provide

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77 million

Nearly 77 million people in 81 countries with food aid.

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50 million

More than 50 million people in emergencies with assistance.

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7.6 million

7.6 million children with specialized nutritional support.

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Aleppo Under Siege

As the battle for what was once Syria's largest city continues, thousands of families are fleeing the violence and being pushed into hunger.

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Dalia Mortada

Inside a Syrian Kitchen

On our Hacking Hunger podcast, learn about the aromas and flavors that would define a Syrian-American journalist's childhood and inspire her project Savoring Syria.


“I don’t have many ways to give back to the world, but this is one way I can.”

— Mike A., Virginia

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Discover Our World


Access, displacement, gender equality and more play a role in the fight against global hunger.

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The World Food Programme's work spans across oceans and continents to 81 countries.

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World Food Program USA's Policy Work

By educating lawmakers and speaking out on behalf of the world's most vulnerable, we aim to improve U.S. food security programming abroad.

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