United Nations World Food Programme
Freerice.com is owned and supported by the United Nations - World Food Programme (WFP). The United Nations has various voluntarily funded humanitarian programs throughout the world, and the World Food Programme is one of the greatest successes. The WFP is the largest humanitarian group fighting hunger in the world! The following is quoted directly from the WFP website:
On average, WFP reaches more than 90 million people with food assistance in 80 countries each year. About 13,500 people work for the organization, most of them in remote areas, directly serving the hungry poor.
When you visit freerice.com, you'll notice a box on the homepage containing a multiple choice question on the left side, and a "how many grains you have donated" chart on the right side. All of your progress is tracked and recorded, regardless of if you decide to log in or participate in a group. You can create an account on Freerice or simply login with your Facebook account.
Groups can be created by users who wish to join efforts in fighting world hunger. If you would like to join QLF Incorporated's (Quantum Leap Foundation) Freerice group, you can locate our group by clicking here. Freerice is a great way to learn and help fight world hunger! Everyone should participate and help spread the word. This is an incredible example of digital philanthropy.
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To learn more about how you can help developing countries and "Example Africa", visit www.bitconfused.org!