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International Volunteer Day Reflections

The United Nations established December 5 as International Volunteer Day in 1985 as a moment in time to thank, celebrate and promote volunteers. Today, I’ve been reflecting on the inaugural year of the Hunger to Hope Volunteer movement and the Continue Reading…

Posted December 5, 2013 by Christopher

Soldiers of Hope

We are continuing to highlight the winners of our first Hunger to Hope Volunteer Challenge, and among the top ten $20,000 grant winners is Soldados De Esperanza from Panama. Soldados De Espereranza means “Soldiers of Hope” in Spanish, and the Continue Reading…

Posted October 17, 2013 by Christopher

2013 Huge Heart Champions Announced

Congratulations to Team Vizag of India – our first Huge Heart Champions!  In total there were 20 teams who were recognized for their volunteerism efforts.  Pending qualification through CAF-America, the top 10 teams will receive $20,000 for their non-profit partners Continue Reading…

Posted October 9, 2013 by Christopher

Twenty Stories That Changed the World…

And we’re just getting started. Tomorrow we’ll announce the top 20 winners of our first Hunger to Hope Volunteer Challenge. Calling them “winners” doesn’t feel right – no one “loses” when you’re volunteering for your local community. However, there were Continue Reading…

Posted October 8, 2013 by Christopher

Pizza Hut Korea Shows Heart With Global Village Project

As the Defining Global Volunteer Movement gains momentum, Pizza Hut Korea recently got involved with their local community and the Global Village Love-Sharing organization. Several company leaders joined preschool children from the Global Village organization and made mini pizzas with Continue Reading…

Posted March 12, 2013 by Christopher

Fresh Perspective on Volunteerism

I just read a great post from Kate Olsen at the Companies for Good Blog. Her three predictions for employee engagement in 2013, of course got me thinking about the Yum! program and our journey. With a new year comes Continue Reading…

Posted January 3, 2013 by Christopher

Volunteer Movement Gaining Momentum: Germany

We heard inspiring news today from our team in Germany as they are setting the stage for their volunteer program in 2013. Anja, who is leading the volunteerism movement in Germany shared with us some alarming numbers about hunger in Continue Reading…

Posted December 18, 2012 by Christopher