Global Food Initiative Resources

Stories of your support: Transforming land and people

E-News Spring 2023
Thresher fabrication workshop in Nigeria, Arctic gardening, Brethren Global Communion, and more

E-News Fall 2022
Honduras urban chicken farm, review panel changes, and new grants

E-News Summer 2022
Nigeria crop consultation, community gardens in the U.S. and Ecuador, dryland farming workshop in Burundi, and more

E-News Spring 2022
2021 year-end totals, Rwanda field notes, Nigeria conversations beyond soybeans, and New Orleans community gardens

E-News Fall 2021
Harrisburg First community garden, New Orleans grant, Dominican Republic visit, and more

E-News Summer 2021
New partners in South Sudan and Uganda, vegetable growing in Haiti, soybean update from Nigeria, and more

E-News Spring 2021
Rwanda pig farm update, Haiti reforestation, Honduras greenhouse, video review: Kiss the Ground, year-end summary

E-News Fall 2020
New approach in Ecuador, good news from Burundi, seeds in Haiti, community gardens and hoop houses in the U.S.

E-News Summer 2020 
COVID-19 response, Honduras visit, Rwanda, Burundi, DR Congo, Ecuador, U.S. community garden grants

E-News Winter 2020 
Honduras greenhouse, international farming exchange, Rwanda pig farm, 2019 grant total, and more


Worship Resources

Kindness to the poor is an act of worship – (142 KB)
A bulletin insert

Educational Resources

You Are Not You When You’re Hungry – (33 KB)
At the harvest celebration of the Foods Resource Bank growing project in Myersville, Md., on October 24, 2010, Tim Ritchey Martin, pastor of the Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, shared this reflection. The Myersville growing project enlists six Church of the Brethren congregations and a United Church of Christ and Roman Catholic parish.

Compassion is Contagious – (74 KB)
Special grant program helps Brethren congregations aid the hungry. Written by Karen Doss Bowman. Published in the July/August 2009 Messenger