Food for Life Global - Uniting the World Through Pure Food » Languages » English The World's Largest Vegan Food Relief Organization, serving up to 3 million meals daily Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:17:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Gifting the Gift of Gratitude Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:56:53 +0000 The Gift of GratitudeTypically when we think of exchanging gifts it is all about the material acquisition of stuff that at a certain point in time becomes useless stuff and we either throw it away or donate it to a thrift store. But what if we could gift something that never deteriorated in value — something that lived... Read More »]]> 0 New Years Gifts for Underprivileged Girls Sun, 07 Dec 2014 14:12:45 +0000 nygf_2014_20025Dear friends, It is again that time of the year when we gear up for our New Year Gift Festival, we have already received lots of emails asking how to donate for this year festival. Sure you also want to join us in bringing happiness to thousands of small children! It cost only $6 for... Read More »]]> 0 Food for Life and dairy – A message from the director Thu, 04 Dec 2014 22:17:24 +0000 mfa-cowmiseryFood for Life has been a passion of mine for over 30 years now. From the very first day I joined the ashram and decided to be a monk, I was thrust into the kitchen to help cut vegetables for the cooks and then ride 1.5 hours to the Food for Life (Gopals) cafe where I... Read More »]]> 0 Russell Brand supports Food for All in UK Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:21:53 +0000 Russell-Brand-Revolution-BookRussell Brand officially supports FFLG affiliate, Food For All – Feeding the Poor in this 2 minute film created by the extremely talented Shoot The Music chaps: Big thank you to them for filming, editing and writing the music for this: NOW THAT’S WHAT I’M TALKING ABOUT. FFA director Parasurama das was appreciative for Russell’s personal... Read More »]]> 0 Danny Webber lends his support to Food for All in UK Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:08:56 +0000 dannywebberDanny Webber a professional football player from Salford City came down from Manchester and spent the day with FFLG affiliate Food For All – Feeding the Poor. Danny has made a pledge to assist FFA in the future along with many othe musicians, friends and caring people.]]> 0 Paramatma Animal Sanctuary wins Vegan of the Year award Tue, 04 Nov 2014 03:52:29 +0000 Juliana with Gita the cow whom she rescued from a slaughter house. Juliana Castaneda, founder of the Paramatma Animal Sanctuary based in Colombia, South America has won the 2014 Vegan of the year award for category of Outstanding Animal Rescue/Animal Rights Organisation.The Vegan of the Year Awards is managed by the Vegans are Cool website and recognises the achievements of talented and dedicated vegans worldwide. A quick online... Read More »]]> 0 Food for Life Global moving offices to Australia Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:38:11 +0000 Aussie-FFLGFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 31, 2014 – Food for Life Global Inc, the headquarters for the world’s largest food relief is moving its headquarters to Melbourne, Australia. The non-profit will continue as usual but with the functions and services now running from Australia. All international affiliations will continue as before.Director of the project, Paul Rodney Turner (Priyavrata das) is... Read More »]]> 0 The story of the “Mountain of Food Festival” Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:06:41 +0000 govardhan-pujaToday marks the anniversary of lifting of Govardhan hill by Lord Krishna some 5000 years ago, however the festival celebrating this event is more popularly known as the “Mountain of Food Festival.”Govardhana is a hill located near the sacred town of Vrindavana, in the Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh, India. It was a favourite place... Read More »]]> 0 Food for Life fire up new ovens to feed hungry kids Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:33:33 +0000 Manaia PHOBy Lindy LairdFriday Oct 24, 2014 – Food for Life founder Buddhi Wilcox is baking a batch of pinwheels in two new ovens funded by a Manaia PHO grant when a woman from the Whangarei Bee Club drops off a 10kg bucket of honey.It is a fitting symbol of how the community pulls together to help... Read More »]]> 0 World Food Day is a great idea, but what is the real solution to World Hunger? Sat, 18 Oct 2014 03:20:34 +0000 familyfarmsFood for Life Global strongly believe that only until their is a major shift in consciousness and the world begins to see the spiritual equality of all living beings, including cows, pigs, and chickens, can their be a remote chance of actually solving world hunger.]]> 0