Over 3,2 million children attend classes hungry in South Africa, which greatly impacts their ability to learn.
Tackling childhood malnutrition unlocks potential and boosts prosperity, breaking the cycle of poverty and ensuring that every child gets a chance to thrive.
As many as 1 in 5 children in South Africa suffer from stunted growth and learning disabilities due to poor nutrition.
74% of children in rural settings are underweight (Health Active Kids Report Card 2016).
Better nutrition in early childhood can have a lasting impact on physical, cognitive and social development.
Good nutrition is the single most important factor in creating a better future for our children.
When you add hope, you give a child so much more than food.