Nearly a quarter of the population of sub-Saharan Africa is undernourished, driven by long-term structural poverty, climate change, poor infrastructure, and conflict. At least several hundreds of thousands of African children die of hunger-related causes each year, while one out of every four children under the age of 5 is underweight. The hunger crisis in Africa is one of our world’s most urgent challenges.
Thanks to your support, during our International Hunger Relief: Ramadan 2022 campaign, Embrace Relief provided food to more than 16,000 people in six African countries. We want to help even more people during our Ramadan 2023 campaign, and we need your help to do it. In the spirit of Ramadan, we humbly invite you to consider making a donation of any amount, big or small—every bit counts—to help us continue to ease the hunger of thousands in need.
Each food package weighs approximately 30 kilograms, and will feed a family for 1-2 weeks. Contents vary by country- examples: