Adhel (11 months), South Sudan
Kids facing horrific hunger urgently need your help. In the world's toughest places children are starving because of the compounding impact of poverty, conflict, climate change and COVID-19. Now the crisis in Ukraine is pushing kids in parts of Africa even closer to starvation. Ukraine and Russia produce almost a third of the world’s wheat. Families everywhere rely on it for their daily meals. Especially in places like Somalia, South Sudan and Ethiopia where famine is looming. And supply is running out. Now, more than ever, children's lives are on the line. Donate today.
Baby Adhel, South Sudan
You can provide urgent, emergency food aid to malnourished babies like Adhel in South Sudan. Adhel is a beautiful child with shining brown eyes. Her smile is sweet. But her arms are tiny. Dangerously tiny. Adhel has gone so long without food that she’s at risk of dying from hunger. Her mother, Theresa, has already lost one precious baby to hunger.
"I do not want to think of losing another baby due to hunger.” Theresa says.
You can help stop hunger, malnutrition and the onset of starvation. For babies in danger of dying from hunger, every minute matters. You can save lives now.
Every dollar you donate today will be multiplied, providing $20 worth of urgent food aid to children, thanks to our partnership with the World Food Programme.
Every $1 you give will provide $20 worth of urgent food aid, thanks to our partnership with the United Nations World Food Programme.
provides $1,000 worth of urgent food aid for families who desperately need it.
provides $2,000 worth of urgent food aid for families who desperately need it.
provides $3,000 worth of urgent food aid for families who desperately need it.
Hunger is a thief. It robs children of the chance to grow up healthy. It steals their energy and gives disease the upper hand. It's threatening their lives and futures. Now the crisis in Ukraine is pushing kids in parts of Africa even closer to starvation. But it doesn't have to be this way. You can provide life-saving food aid to children weak with hunger.
With the looming threat of famine, tens of thousands of children could starve to death because of food shortages. Your urgent, life-saving action is needed now. You can provide urgent food aid to malnourished children and help them recover their health now.
Please provide life-saving food aid to children facing starvation today. You can help stop hunger, malnutrition and the onset of starvation. You can save lives today. Please make an urgent donation now.
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