What is the 30 Hour Famine? 

The 30 Hour Famine is a global fundraiser focused on raising funds and awareness to end hunger.

How the Famine works

Every year, thousands of youth and students in Canada - and hundreds of thousands more around the world - come together through World Vision's 30 Hour Famine to advocate and raise funds for hungry children and families. 

LEARN ABOUT HUNGER

Learn the truth about global hunger and what you can do to put an end to it. You can start with this video and hunger facts. After you become an expert, share your cause with family and friends! Have them join you in the fight to end hunger.

RAISE FUNDS TO FIGHT HUNGER

Sign up or log in now to check out our free online fundraising tool! Tell others about hunger and how it impacts millions globally. Raising funds creates actionable change to improve lives. Just $40 can help feed and care for a child for a month! 

HOST YOUR 30 HOUR FAMINE EVENT

Plan your event! The sky is the limit on what you can do! The Famine Guide, check lists and sample schedule will give you lots of ideas for you to get organized. 

SEND IN YOUR FUNDS - CHANGE LIVES!

Remember to collect donations throughout your journey. Directing people to donate online is the safest and easiest way to create change! If you have collected funds offline, make sure you send them to World Vision Canada ASAP. It's the only way your group's hard work will help children in need. Cheques can be addressed to World Vision Canada, and mailed to the address below. Please do not send cash.

1 World Drive
ATTN: Youth & Student Engagement
Mississauga, ON
L5T 2Y4

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