World Hunger Education Service (WHES) & Hunger Notes
For the past 37 years, since its founding in 1976, the mission of World Hunger Education Service is
to undertake programs, including Hunger Notes, that
—educate the general public and target groups about the extent and causes of hunger and malnutrition in the United States and the world
—advance comprehension which integrates ethical, religious, social, economic, political, and scientific perspectives on the world food problem
facilitate communication and networking among those who are working for solutions
—promote individual and collective commitments to sustainable hunger solutions.
Board of Directors
Ferris Morris, Steve Hansch,
Lane Vanderslice (Acting Treasurer),
Elizabeth Whelan, Linda Worthington (Board Secretary). (For biographical
information, click on the link.)
WHES Associates and
WHES Associates and contributors, through their
financial support, play a vital role in sustaining the World
Hunger Education Service and Hunger Notes, making possible
the Hunger Notes website and other activities. For
Hunger Notes is an online publication of WHES.
In print for 25 years, Hunger Notes is, as of 2001, a
Patricia L. Kutzner, Editor Emeritus
WHES has approved consultative status with the
Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
Hunger Notes welcomes letters or
Editor, Hunger Notes
P.O. Box 29056
Washington, D.C. 20017
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