We can’t end hunger without your partnership.  

Challenge yourself and raise money to end world hunger.

The end of hunger is a big task, but our community continually challenge themselves to go beyond what they thought was possible to support the end of hunger, and feel empowered at the same time!

From food challenges, to sports events, city mud runs, and World Hunger Day, get involved today.

Sports Challenges

Walk the stunning Jurassic Coast, run in the Cotswolds – challenge yourself and support our work

Food Challenges

Live Below the Line, A Day in Her Food, and more. We’re using food in interesting ways to raise funds for our work ending hunger

Fundraising Ideas

From walks to bake sales, there are so many things you can do to fundraise for The Hunger Project

World Hunger Day

Join us every May 28th on the global campaign to celebrate sustainable solutions to hunger and poverty

Invest By Text

Make an instant impact with a one-off £10 investment

Text THPUK to 70085

Elisabeth Obubuafo, Ghana

    Elisabeth is making the impossible possible. Elisabeth Obubuafo is a shining example of an empowered woman, running multiple businesses, sending her children to school and providing food for her community. It was not always this way....


A BIG THANK YOU to all our challengers that have raised vital funds this year stretching themselves to the limit for The Hunger Project. Thank you to our individual challengers: Orunga and team, Simon and Dan, Steve, Sandy, Caritta, Gale, Nita, Jeff, Christina &...

The Hunger Project’s 2014 Annual Global Report Now Available

01 October, 2015
We sustained and grew our vibrant movement of people who know the end of chronic hunger and abject poverty is possible – and that each of us can do something to make it happen >> Read More

The Hunger Project Launches the Movement for Community-Led Development with 18 Leading Organisations

The Hunger Project held a launch event at the UN  for the Movement for Community-Led Development, calling for a process that empowers citizens at the local level. The event was co-hosted by the Government of the Philippines and featured experts from the field. More...

History Is Made with the Adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals

On Friday 25th September, history was made. During the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), heads of state from 193 countries adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) — 17 goals to end hunger and poverty, protect the planet and ensure...

International Day of the African Child 2022 – Eliminating harmful practices affecting children

Day of the African Child (DAC) on June16 is a day dedicated to raising awareness about children’s rights and welfare issues. At The Hunger Project we are dedicated to building a world where every woman, man and child leads a healthy, fulfilling life of self-reliance and dignity.

In The News – June 2022

An overview of the news articles, blog posts and opinion pieces we’re reading this month.

Blog Post – “You are returning sister, welcome”

By Rebecca Burgess, Country Director of The Hunger Project UK
Just 20 days into my new role as Country Director of The Hunger Project UK and I was fortunate enough to go to Ghana to meet twenty of my fellow Country Leaders from around the world. Here is the story of my trip…

Media Statement – World Hunger Day 2022

World Hunger Day (Saturday 28th May) launches in the midst of cost-of-living crisis.
This World Hunger Day, the Ukraine crisis risks tipping up to 1.7 billion people — over one-fifth of humanity — into poverty, destitution and hunger, according to the Global Crisis Response Group on Food, Energy and Finance (GCRG).

In The News – May 2022

An overview of the news articles, blog posts and opinion pieces we’re reading this month.

Newsweek Opinion: The War in Ukraine is a Global Food Security Crisis

Statement on the Impact of Ukraine on Programs. While The Hunger Project does not have active programs in Ukraine, the majority of countries in which we work are experiencing side effects from the food system disruption caused by the conflict.

THP-UK Announcement: Country Director for the UK is appointed

The Hunger Project UK has named Rebecca Burgess as its next Country Director. Rebecca joined the global charity last week (04/04/22), following leadership roles in the climate and gender sectors.

International Women’s Day 2022: Changing Climates

Changing Climates: Equality today for a sustainable tomorrow. On March 8, 2022, The Hunger Project celebrates International Women’s Day in honour of the courage and determination of women and girls around the world.  This year’s International...

The Hunger Project responds to Covid-19 in Africa, South Asia and Latin America

**This page is regularly updated with new information from our Coronavirus Response Watch a special COVID-19 response video message from our global communities: There is No Lockdown on Hope  The Hunger Project’s programmatic response to the...

Country Director of The Hunger Project UK update

We are sad to announce that Sophie Noonan is stepping down from her role as Country Director of The Hunger Project-UK after more than six years. Sophie was instrumental to our fundraising growth and organisational development over this time.  Sophie...

Photography credits: World Hunger Day – Johannes Ode