09 February 2010
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Obama Administration Steps Up Effort to End Childhood Hunger

Yesterday Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack was supposed to speak at the National Press Club to lay out President Obama’s priorities...

08 February 2010
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bearing witness to John Kennedy’s first action on hunger

This weekend we took Nate to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Dorchester. It was a bitter...

05 February 2010
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Obama at the National Prayer Breakfast

Yesterday’s post was about the Gate’s Foundations investment in vaccines to save the lives of 8 million kids and how as a one...

05 February 2010
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Doctors Who Heal And Bear Witness

“We should not leave Haitians with unmet needs for prosthetics” write Partners in Health doctors in the current New England...

04 February 2010
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vaccinating against misery whether health, Haiti, hunger

Last week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Bill Gates announced the largest philanthropic commitment in history: $10 billio...

03 February 2010
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planned “surge” in Haiti food distribution and other notes from Share Our Strength conference call

We convened a conference call about Haiti this morning with 40 Share Our Strength champions from around the country including...

02 February 2010
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powerful guest post from Timberland CEO Jeff Swartz Upon Return From Haiti

Last week, I visited Haiti, in the company of Bill Shore, the founder and executive director of Share Our Strength...

02 February 2010
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letter about the danger zone ahead in Haiti

Upon returning from Port au Prince, Jim Ansara, the founder and chairman of Shawmut Construction wrote diplomatically in his blog...