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Rise Against Hunger

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Rise Against Hunger is a international humanitarian organization based in Raleigh, NC that was founded in 1998. As of 2019 they had $59 million in revenue and $8.5 million in assets.

Stop Hunger now is an international Hunger relief organization driven by a vision of a world without Hunger. Its mission is to end Hunger in our lifetime by providing food and other aid to the world's most vulnerable and by creating a global commitmen...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Stop Hunger Now.

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Program areas at Rise Against Hunger

Through our nourishing lives portfolio, the organization works alongside communities toward a future in which they can thrive, while supporting safety net programs that provide nourishment, serving as a conduit for skills training or services that support the journey out of poverty. One in three people worldwide are adversely affected by vitamin and mineral deficiencies. The organization meals are formulated to provide a comprehensive array of minerals and micronutrients. The meals include enriched rice, soy protein, dried vegetables and 18 essential vitamins and nutrients. The meals and other forms of in-kind aid are distributed primarily to support transformational development through school meals programs, vocational training programs, medical clinics and orphanages in developing countries. The organization meals are provided in schools bolstering enrollment and attendance of students and in community empowerment programs to offset productive time lost while attending training sessions. Meals distributed in hospitals and clinics may support patients' nutritional ...

The organization continues its legacy of commitment to both domestic and international crisis response and relief from famine, natural and manmade disasters and health epidemics. The organization responds to sudden and ongoing crises to meet immediate needs of affected populations and support their transition toward recovery. The organization has responded to emergencies by distributing food assistance, nutritional support, water filters, hygiene kits and other in-kind donations to those displaced by natural disasters and man-made crises. In building the resilience of vulnerable people, the organization works hand-in-hand with a host of organizations to ensure that our meals and other life-changing aid can reach communities in crisis effectively and according to need. To date, the efforts of the organization have been concentrated in responding to sudden onset disasters such as flash floods, hurricanes and earthquakes, and responding to slow-onset disasters or emergencies defined by their gradual trajectory, often based on a confluence ...

Through our empowering communities portfolio, we aim to increase agricultural production and incomes through programs promoting improved agricultural methods, business skills and market systems. In developing countries, farmers are some of the most food-insecure members of society. Farm yields are constrained by availability and affordability of quality seeds and fertilizers. Climate change has made weather patterns unpredictable, affecting planting and harvesting seasons, as well as the availability of fodder for animal herds. Those in rural areas often lack access to markets where they can get fair prices for their produce. Our projects help smallholder farmers build resilience to the shocks and stresses of climate change by promoting ecological approaches to agriculture, as well as diversification. For those who do not grow their own food, income is a key determinant in acquiring adequate nutrition. Through business training, we help individuals increase their earning potential and thus their consistent access to food. ...

Form 990s for Rise Against Hunger

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 24, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Sep 4, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 10, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 18, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Aug 13, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Rise Against Hunger

Total grants, contributions, etc.$59,243,503
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$30,622
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-3,674
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$28,710
Total revenues$59,299,161

Vendors for Rise Against Hunger

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Elliott Davis Decosimo LLCPLLCTax accounting2019-10-28
██████ ███Software2019-08-29
█████████Content management system software2019-08-19
██ ██████████ ███Strategic Fundraising Services$156,2332018-12-01
█████████ ███████ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$1082018-09-30
██████ ████Insurance2018-09-30
████ █████ ███ ████ ██████ ██ █████ ████████Insurance2018-09-30
██████ █████ ████████Insurance agent or broker$5,3712018-09-30

Personnel at Rise Against Hunger

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Barry MattsonChief Executive Officer-Aug. 8, 2020
Troy RobinsonChief Development Officer-Aug. 8, 2020
███ █████Chief People Officer-Aug. 8, 2020
████ ███████Engagement Officer / Program Director-Aug. 8, 2020
███ ████████Founder and International$54,250Aug. 8, 2020
██████ ██████Past Chief Executive Officer$174,582Oct. 10, 2017
████ ██████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ ██████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ ███Board Chair$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ ███████Chief Impact Officer$104,271Dec. 31, 2016
...and nine more key personnel

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