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Aim high: how Grace met her 40 Hour Famine fundraising goals
18th Jan, 16 | Posted by Rebekah Cochrane
Aim high: how Grace met her 40 Hour Famine fundraising goals

In 2014, Grace Jenman hand wrote letters to over one hundred people requesting donations for the 40 Hour Famine, and raised over $20,000. In 2015, she doubled her goal - and became the top individual fundraiser two years in a row!

Doing the 40 Hour Famine with a difference
6th Nov, 15 | Posted by Asha Morrow
Doing the 40 Hour Famine with a difference

The 40 Hour Famine might be over for 2015, but there are still lessons to be learnt from it! 16-year-old Asha shares how she did the 40 Hour Famine with a difference - and what it taught her along the way.

Meeting Lalu and Sarita again, six years on
14th Aug, 15 | Posted by Matt Darvas
Meeting Lalu and Sarita again, six years on

Matt met Lalu and Sarita from Nepal in 2009, when they were featured in the 40 Hour Famine campaign. Six years on, he went back to see how their lives have changed thanks to funds raised by Australians participating in the 40 Hour Famine.

40 years of hunger has helped the hungry
13th Aug, 15 | Posted by Tamara Blackmore
40 years of hunger has helped the hungry

As part of World Vision's celebration of the 40th anniversary of the 40 Hour Famine, Tamara Blackmore travelled with TV current affairs program The Project to Ethiopia to see how World Vision's work has transformed communities.

Using your voice to break the silence
10th Aug, 15 | Posted by Claudia Bailey
Using your voice to break the silence

When Claudia visited East Timor, she saw the real impact that hunger and poverty have on people's lives. It inspired her to use her voice to break the silence and make a difference.

What’s the impact?
6th Aug, 15 | Posted by Abbey Mardon
What’s the impact?

Youth Ambassador Abbey knows that it can be hard to be part of a movement that you don't really believe in - which is why she's so excited to share stories about the amazing impact of the 40 Hour Famine.