Kansas City Chiefs Fans Encouraged to Join Campaign to Help Most Vulnerable
PHOENIX– Kansas City Chiefs Defensive End, Jarvis Jenkins, is announcing a Pledge It campaign to end malnutrition in Peru. Jenkins has teamed up with Food for the Hungry (FH) to empower mothers through educational sessions on nutrition, healthy hygiene practices and good feeding habits. These teachings ultimately improve health and reduce chronic malnutrition in the children and adolescents of Huancavelica.
World Food Day is supposed to celebrate progress toward ending hunger around the globe.
But this World Food Day, 815 million people are hungry.
WRITTEN BY JOSH AYERS
Can the world ever eradicate poverty? At Food for the Hungry, we believe it’s possible.
In fact, we see progress toward this every day in communities all around the world where we work to ease human suffering and graduate communities from extreme poverty. But, it is an uphill climb.
WRITTEN BY MATT ELLINGSON
Today I got lost in the deep eyes of a child. A young girl whose stare, both hollow and hopeful, may haunt me, implore me, shame me and inspire me at the same time. I could neither pull my eyes from hers nor could I comprehend the sadness that filled them—like a glassy still pond, but nearly an over-flowing torrent.
A number of years ago, I spent a workday on the road for Food for the Hungry in the Bolivian highlands. One of my colleagues had a meeting with a rural school director. I didn’t have any official duties on that stop, so I sat in the schoolyard reviewing my notes from an interview I’d done earlier in the day.
Responsible for all Global Compensation to ensure internal equity, external competitiveness, while adhering to the company’s over-arching compensation philosophy and strategic goals. Provide analytical expertise to Leadership, including guidance and interpretation of various compensation policies. Responsible for the project planning components relating to compensation program revision, development, and/or redesign.
The LAC Regional Child Sponsorship and Program Quality Assurance Advisor (CSP&PQA Advisor) supports sponsorship fields in LAC to implement Sponsorship funded programs in alignment to CFCT and regional and country strategies. The goals of this position are to improve the timeliness and quality of programs and child sponsorship communications in accordance with the organizational guidelines. Liaises between GSC and Fields in order to coordinate and execute the necessary quality standard and requirements.
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