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Benson Food Initiative

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Donations to the Humanitarian Aid Fund support the Benson Food Initiative and other humanitarian initiatives approved by Church leaders.  More Information

Millions of children eat one meal a day because they don’t have enough food. Humanitarian Services of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who operates Latter-day Saint Charities, helps improve quality of life with home food production and nutrition training. Less disease and work absence lead to increased self-reliance.

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Last year, Humanitarian Services helped 357,378 people in 18 countries improve their nutritional production. People in 43 countries and territories have been helped since 2006.

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One hundred percent of every dollar donated is used to help those in need without regard to race, religion, or ethnic origin.

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