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, 25 Apr 2015 19:49:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Earthquake devastates Kathmandu – FFLG to respond with hot meals Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:49:58 +0000 Nepal-crackinroadOver 1400 are known to have been killed by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck an area between the capital, Kathmandu, and the city of Pokhara, in Nepal. The military are battling against time to save unknown numbers of people feared trapped under rubble while medical workers have been stretched to their limits caring for nearly 2000... Read More »]]> 0 Hungry Harvest collaborates with Food for Life Baltimore Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:20:03 +0000 8Y3wQJk6jd9yXYJDyip9wzAC3-uXpGShDRZt0e-FOR0“Hungry Harvest is a mission-driven organization that strives to eliminate food waste and eradicate hunger in the United States, starting with Maryland. They take fresh, surplus fruits and vegetables from local farms and wholesalers around the Mid-Atlantic and deliver it once a week. In addition, for every bag they deliver, they donate a bag to... Read More »]]> 0 US Vegweek April 20-26 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:57:52 +0000 VEGWEEK-TulsiOur friends at Compassion Over Killing are promoting US VEGWEEK. Their campaign page explains the reasons:Kicking off near Earth Day, US VegWeek encourages people to explore the many benefits of vegetarian eating by taking the 7-Day VegPledge. Be healthy, save the environment, protect farmed animals, and eat a ton of tasty food!Food for Life Global fully supports this... Read More »]]> 0 Turner presents solutions to world hunger at the World Vegan Summit Sun, 29 Mar 2015 02:28:37 +0000 PaulVeganSummit-talk1The World Vegan Summit was held at the Marriot hotel in Marina del Rey, California from March 20-22 with over 300 attendees. Director of Food for Life, Paul Rodney Turner was a guest speaker, giving a talk on the work of Food for Life Global volunteers from around the world in the main ballroom to... Read More »]]> 0 Sir Paul McCartney Endorses the work of Food for Life Global Tue, 24 Mar 2015 02:37:29 +0000 PaulMcCartney-VIDEOSCREENSir Paul McCartney has been a long time vegetarian and activist for animals and the planet. Recently he took the time to recognize the work of Food for Life Global and honor the volunteers for achieving 40 years of service to the community. Food for Life Global, affiliate, Juliana’s Animal Sanctuary recently joined hands with Mr.... Read More »]]> 0 Latest video from Food for Life Annamrita Sun, 22 Feb 2015 20:30:24 +0000 Food for Life Annamrita project, founded by ISKCON Food Relief Foundation is having a major impact on child malnutrition in India and directly improving the academic status of millions of school children throughout India. To learn more about this amazing project, visit:]]> 0 Food for Life responds to massive floods in Argentina Sat, 21 Feb 2015 01:05:58 +0000 FloodsinArgentina1On February 15, six people died in the town of Río Ceballos Cordoba, Argentina, after massive floods tore through the region from heavy storms. An estimated 20,000 people have lost their homes, as the rivers overflowed, dragging everything in their path.For the last 8 months Food for Life volunteers have been providing hot meals throughout Cordoba from their Motorhome, so... Read More »]]> 0 A Well-Fed World offers matching grant up to $10,000 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:02:02 +0000 AWFW-10kADFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 18, 2015 – US-based non-profit A Well-Fed World (AWFW) is offering a $10,000 matching grant to help FFLG affiliate, Juliana’s Animal Sanctuary’s IndieGoGo campaign!Juliana Castaneda Turner (Jagannatha Priya) runs the only no-kill animal sanctuary in Colombia and the only sanctuary that protects cows. Her project is very unique here in Colombia, where animal abuse is common.“Every donation... Read More »]]> 0 FFL Affiliate partners with McCartney’s Meat-free Monday Campaign Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:56:48 +0000 meat-free-monday-300x300Paul McCartney is famous for his vegetarian advocacy, helping numerous non-profits get their message out, however, in 2009, Paul and his two daughter’s Mary and Stella decided to take their passion to the next level and launch a Meat-free Monday campaign across the United Kingdom. The campaign caught the attention of numerous Hollywood celebrities, including... Read More »]]> 0 ISIS Hostage and Food For Life Volunteer Kayla Mueller Is Killed Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:33:53 +0000 Source: ISKCON News Staff ISKCON News on Feb. 11, 2015Photo Credits: fflv.orgKayla Mueller with one of the underprivileged children of VrindavanAmerican aid worker Kayla Mueller, 26, from Prescott, Arizona, who had been held hostage by Islamic State militants for 18 months, had been killed on February 6th in Syria. She was also an active volunteer in... Read More »]]> 0