Food for the Hungry

General

Classification: Nonprofit
Type of Organization: Both (MSO/UMO)
Legal Name: Food for the Hungry
Established: 1971
Alias/Other Name(s): FH

Organizational Principles

Purpose & Mission Statement:

Food for the Hungry walks with churches, leaders and families in overcoming all forms of human poverty by living in healthy relationship with God and His creation.

Denomination(s): Interdenominational
Member Organization(s): ACCORD Network
Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA)
Open to New Locations: No
Service Locations: International
Active Cities: N/A
Active Regions: N/A
Active States: N/A
Active Countries:
Bolivia
Burundi
Cambodia
Dominican Republic
Ethiopia
Guatemala
Haiti
Indonesia
Kenya
Mozambique
Nicaragua
Peru
Philippines
Rwanda
Uganda
Bolivia
Burundi
Cambodia
Dominican Republic
Ethiopia
Guatemala
Haiti
Indonesia
Kenya
Mozambique
Nicaragua
Peru
Philippines
Rwanda
Uganda
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Doctrinal Statement:

http://fh.org/about/vision

Core Values:

Christ-centered

wholistic

grace

servanthood

excellence

stewardship

Missions-Sending

Ministries Offered Children
Education
Leadership
Pastoral Training
Other
Missionary Durations: 1 to 3 Weeks
Individuals: Yes
Divorced: No
Married Couples: Yes
Families: Yes
Groups: Yes
Preferred Group Sizes: 11 to 15
16 to 20
More than 20
Educational Requirements: No
Does the organization provide funding? No
Does the organization provide benefits? No
Does the organization require training? Yes
Does the organization provide training? Yes

Training Required for Service:

Short-term team training manual

Training Provided by Organization:

Short-term team training manual, 5 sessions

Application Process:

3-6 months

Characteristics of the Ideal Missionary:

Food for the Hungry is looking for Christian groups from churches, schools and corporations who are interested in making a tangible difference in the lives of the poor through building relationships.

Unique Services & Resources

Provided Services & Resources:

Sponsoring

Sponsoring:

Description:

Sponsor a child at www.fh.org/child

Resource Availability: Churches
Individuals
Location(s): International
Active Countries:
Uganda
Bolivia
Burundi
Cambodia
Dominican Republic
Ethiopia
Guatemala
Haiti
Indonesia
Kenya
Mozambique
Nicaragua
Peru
Philippines
Rwanda
Uganda
Bolivia
Burundi
Cambodia
Dominican Republic
Ethiopia
Guatemala
Haiti
Indonesia
Kenya
Mozambique
Nicaragua
Peru
Philippines
Rwanda
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Cost for Resources/Services: Yes
Open to expanding to new locations: N/A
Open to helping duplicate ideas in new locations: N/A

Costs of Service or Resource:

Please see our website for child sponsorship information. www.fh.org/child