At an Oxfam America Hunger Banquet, the place where you sit, and the meal that you eat, are determined by the luck of the draw—just as in real life some of us are born into relative prosperity and others into poverty. Unless you’ve been to one of these interactive events, it’s hard to explain how […]
An Oxfam Action Corps volunteer shares her tips from a successful year of fighting hunger and poverty.
“When you're in a room and see your friends and peers sitting on the floor, representing those in poverty, it makes the matter so much more personal.”
Whether in Boston or in Mali, we're working toward the same goals: healthy food, plentiful food, and equality for everyone to have a place at the table. And as we try to come up with solutions, we can learn from one another along the way.
What does an Oxfam America Hunger Banquet look like? Check out some photos and hear from a few people who took part in one of these life-changing events.
At a Hunger Banquet, not everyone eats a good meal--but each guest comes away changed by the experience.
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